In the News 2023

Here are some of BC Achievement’s news highlights:

2024 British Columbia Reconciliation Award
Nov 15, 2023, Richmond Sentinel

Call for nominations for 2024 B.C. Reconciliation Award
Nov 15, 2023, East Kootenay News Online

Nominations now open for British Columbia Reconciliation Award, presented by the BC Achievement Foundation in partnership with the Office of the Lieutenant Governor
Nov 15, 2023, Stir Magazine

B.C. seeks nominations for annual reconciliation award
Nov 15, 2023, Montreal Gazette

B.C. seeks nominations for annual reconciliation award
Nov 15, 2023, Saskatoon Star Phoenix

B.C. seeks nominations for annual reconciliation award
Nov 15, 2023, Regina Reader Post

B.C. seeks nominations for annual reconciliation award
Nov 15, 2023, Windsor Star

B.C. seeks nominations for annual reconciliation award
Nov 15, 2023, Toronto Sun

B.C. seeks nominations for annual reconciliation award
Nov 15, 2023, Ottawa Sun

B.C. seeks nominations for annual reconciliation award
Nov 15, 2023, Ottawa Citizen

B.C. seeks nominations for annual reconciliation award
Nov 15, 2023, The London Free Press

B.C. seeks nominations for annual reconciliation award
Nov 15, 2023, Winnipeg Sun

B.C. seeks nominations for annual reconciliation award
Nov 15, 2023, Prince George Post

B.C. seeks nominations for annual reconciliation award
Nov 15, 2023, Edmonton Sun

B.C. seeks nominations for annual reconciliation award
Nov 15, 2023, Edmonton Examiner

B.C. seeks nominations for annual reconciliation award
Nov 15, 2023, Calgary Sun

B.C. seeks nominations for annual reconciliation award
Nov 15, 2023, OCanada.com

B.C. seeks nominations for annual reconciliation award
Nov 15, 2023, Canoe.com

B.C. seeks nominations for annual reconciliation award
Nov 15, 2023, Edmonton Journal

B.C. seeks nominations for annual reconciliation award
Nov 15, 2023, National Post

B.C. seeks nominations for annual reconciliation award
Nov 15, 2023, Calgary Herarld

B.C. seeks nominations for annual reconciliation award
Nov 15, 2023, Vancouver Sun

WLFN-owned company brings a decolonial lens to archaeology: ‘We need Indigenous knowledge’
Nov 14, 2023, IndigiNews

Know Your Local: Aviation Expert
Nov 13, 2023, The Georgia Straight

2023 Gift Guide: 8 Awesome Gifts from Local Indigenous Businesses
Nov 10, 2023, Vancouver Magazine

The BC Achievement Foundation honours winners of the 2023 Indigenous Business Awards
Nov 8, 2023, BCBusiness

‘The last one’: The life of Haisla collector, carver and hereditary chief Sammy Robinson
Oct 26, 2023, Global News

Two Comox Valley businesses earn Indigenous Business Awards
Oct 24, 2023, Vancouver Island Free Daily

B.C. award honours Richmond Indigenous airline entrepreneur
Oct 24, 2023, Richmond News

Two Comox Valley businesses earn Indigenous Business Awards
Oct 19, 2023, Comox Valley Record

North Shore artists commended for contribution to First Nations art
Oct 19, 2023, North Shore News

Campbell River And Comox Valley Businesspeople Among 2023 Indigenous Business Awards Recipients
Oct 18, 2023, Raven Country News

BC Achievement Foundation 2023 Indigenous Business Awards Includes Shxw’owhamel Land Sea Limited Partnership of Hope
Oct 18, 2023, Fraser Valley News

Artist Marie Khouri receives 2023 Award of Distinction as BC Achievement Foundation announces Applied Art + Design Awards
Oct 11, 2023, Stir Magazine

‘I just do the work’: Renowned artist Xwalacktun receives prestigious lifetime achievement award
Oct 11, 2023, The Squamish Chief

BC Achievement Foundation Applied Art and Design Award 2023
Oct 11, 2023, Miss 604

Vancouver’s Warrior Plumbing attracting young talent to the trade
Oct 11, 2023, HPAC Magazine

Emerging First Nations Artist and Freda Diesing Graduate Honoured With Polygon Award in First Nations Art
Oct 4, 2023, CFNR

BC Achievement Foundation announces recipients of this year’s Polygon Award in First Nations Art
Oct 4, 2023, Stir Magazine

2023 Polygon Award in First Nations Art Recipients
Oct 4, 2023, Miss 604

BC Achievement Foundation reveals recipients of 2023 Polygon in First Nations Art
Oct 4, 2023, NationTalk

2023 Indigenous Business Gala Dinner & Award Presentation
Oct, 2023, Stir Magazine

2023 Indigenous Business Gala Dinner & Award Presentation
Oct, 2023, The Georgia Straight

2023 Indigenous Business Awards Gala
Oct, 2023, Do604

2023 Indigenous Business Gala Dinner & Award Presentation
Oct, 2023, Business in Vancouver

2023 Indigenous Business Gala Dinner & Award Presentation
Oct, 2023, ALLEvents in Vancouver

Indigenous Business Awards Gala
Sep 27, 2023, Miss 604

Nominations now open for the Polygon Award in First Nations Art and the Applied Art + Design Award
Jun 1, 2023, Stir Magazine

Global BC sponsors BC Achievement Foundation: Polygon Award in First Nations Art
Jun 1, 2023, Global News Online

Global BC sponsors BC Achievement Foundation: Applied Art + Design Award
Jun 1, 2023, Global News Online

Brisco resident earns two BC Achievement Awards
May 27, 2023, e-know.ca (East Kootenay Online Weekly)

BCAF Indigenous Business Award Nominations Open
May 25, 2023, Indigenous Lands & Resources Today (Miss 604)

BCAF Indigenous Business Award Nominations Open
May 25, 2023, Indigenous Lands & Resources Today

BCAF Indigenous Business Award Nominations Open
May 25, 2023, Miss 604

BC Achievement Foundation Community Award Recipients
May 23, 2023, Miss 604

Dr. Amy Gilchrist ND receives BC Achievement Community Award!
May 19, 2023, Acacia Health

Bowen Island artist honoured with provincial Community Award
May 19, 2023, Coast Reporter

Island artist honoured for community work
May 18, 2023, Bowen Island Undercurrent

Stewardship inspires her (Kat Hartwig)
May 18, 2023, The Columbia Valley Pioneer

Local woman receives BC ‘achievement’ awards
May 12, 2023, Yahoo! News Canada

Local women receives BC achievement awards
May 11, 2023, The Columbia Valley Pioneer

Advocate fights stigma, isolation
May 11, 2023, Richmond News

BC Achievement Foundation 2023 Community Award Recognition Ceremony
May 10, 2023, CHF BC blog

Kootenay resident receives BC Achievement Award
May 5, 2023, My East Kootenay Now

Richmond resident nominated for BC Achievement Award
May 4, 2023, Richmond Sentinel

Nomination Period Opens for 2023 Indigenous Business Awards
May 4, 2023, CFNR

Sahara Shaik wins BC Achievement Foundation 2023 Community Award
May 3, 2023, CHF BC blog

Community Awards go to Eastside Culture Crawl’s Esther Rausenberg, artist-filmmaker Simon Daniel James, and other arts advocates
May 3, 2023, Stir Magazine

Filmmaker who profiled Chinese-Canadian soldier Fred Lee of Kamloops honoured by B.C. Achievement Foundation
May 3, 2023, CFJC Today

On the Coast with Gloria Macarenko (featuring Spencer van Vloten)
May 2, 2023, CBC Radio

BC Achievement Foundation names Recipients of the 20th annual Community Award
May 2, 2023, Nation Talk

BC Achievement Foundation names Recipients of the 20th annual Community Award
May 2, 2023, Indigenous Business & Finance Today (Nation Talk)

BC Achievement Foundation names Recipients of the 20th annual Community Award
May 2, 2023, Indigenous Lands & Resources Today (Nation Talk)

Nominations are now open for 15th annual Indigenous Business Award program
May 1, 2023, Stir Magazine

Polygon Homes and BC Achievement renew partnership honouring First Nations art in BC
April 26, 2023, Indigenous Lands & Resources Today (Nation Talk)

Polygon Homes Donates $300,000 to the BC Achievement Foundation
April 26, 2023, Nation Talk

Polygon Homes Donates $300,000 to the BC Achievement Foundation
April 25, 2023, Indigenous Business & Finance Today (Nation Talk)

Sooke Indigenous artist finds beauty in natural world
Jan 6, 2023, Sooke News Mirror

2022 Year in Review: May (p. A11)
Jan 4, 2023, Comox Valley Record

Indigenous Business Gala Photos 2022
Jan 4, 2023, BC Living

Profiles in manufacturing: Offering a hand up to boost the trades
Jan 2, 2023, Canadian Welding & Fabricating Magazine