Governors' Award

Heritage Ottawa

Ottawa, Ontario

Celebrating its 50th anniversary this year, Heritage Ottawa began in 1967 when a group of like-minded citizens banded together with…

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Yukon First Nations Heritage Group

Yukon

Earlier this year, the Yukon First Nations Heritage Group released the 2018 Guide to Heritage Stewardship for Yukon First Nation…

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Moncton Heritage Conservation Board

Moncton, NB

When the District Education Council (DEC) requested a complete Master Plan for major upgrades, renovations and /or replacement of Moncton…

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Mr. Barry MacDonald

Nova Scotia

Barry MacDonald is the President of the Nova Scotia Lighthouse Preservation Society (NSLPS), the most active organization advocating for the…

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The Hon. Pat Carney

British Columbia

The Hon. Pat Carney, worked tirelessly to pass Bill S-215 even after her retirement in January. The legislation is intended…

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Mr. Carlos Ventin

Ontario

Carlos Ventin was trained as an architect in his homeland of Argentina at the University Resistencia and completed graduate studies…

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Glenaladale Heritage Trust

Glenaladale, PE

When the historic Glenaladale Estate was put up for sale, volunteers at the Glenaladale Heritage Trust were determined to prevent…

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Woodland Cultural Centre

Brantford, ON

The Woodland Cultural Centre was established in October 1972 under the direction of the Association of Iroquois and Allied Indians…

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Nottawasaga Lighthouse Preservation Society

Collingwood, ON

Officially incorporated in 2015, the Nottawasaga Lighthouse Preservation Society (NLPS) is a volunteer run, not-for-profit corporation that is dedicated to…

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Stone Church Restoration Society

Victoria Mines, NS

The Stone Church Restoration Society, formed in 2014, is a not for profit society with the aim of “obtaining the…

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Gabarus Lightkeepers Society

Gabarus, NS

In 2015, Cape Breton’s historic Gabarus Lighthouse – a beloved local landmark – was in real danger of falling into…

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Metepenagiag Heritage Park Inc. and NB’s Archaeological Services Branch of the Dept. of Tourism, Heritage and Culture

Moncton, NB

In the summer of 2017, Metepenagiag Heritage Park Inc. and New Brunswick’s Archaeological Services Branch of the Department of Tourism,…

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Joan Pearce

Saint John, NB

Joan is a retired school teacher, political activist, naturalist, heritage advocate, genealogist, and volunteer who has been involved in the…

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The Janion Building

Victoria, British Columbia

Presented to Jon Stovell, President and CEO, Reliance Properties Ltd. for his vision to bring the long-derelict Janion building on…

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Jane Nicholson, Founder and CEO, Annapolis Investments in Rural Opportunity (AIRO)

Annapolis Royal, Nova Scotia

for her inspired leadership and “philanthropreneurism” to create a vibrant local economy that builds on heritage and other local assets…

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Cindy Tugwell

Winnipeg, Manitoba

For her longtime service and dedication and unstoppable leadership in advocacy for Winnipeg’s heritage community and historic places. As the…

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Long Plain First Nation

Portage la Prairie, Manitoba

For its inspiring ongoing efforts to achieve the vision of a National Indigenous Residential School Museum of Canada. In August…

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Heritage Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan

For its pioneering work to connect heritage and wellbeing as part of the Saskatchewan Index of Wellbeing (SIW). As an…

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The Exchange District BIZ

Winnipeg, Manitoba

For their efforts to create a culturally and economically vibrant historic business district, through innovative programming that celebrates Winnipeg’s history….

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