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Here are some of BC Achievement’s news highlights:

North by Northwest with Sheryl Mackay(featuring Jamie Gentry (33:38)
Nov 26, 2022, CBCListen

2022 Indigenous Business Award Gala Dinner & Award Presentation
Nov 28, 2022, NationTalk

Gallery: Photo: Indigenous paddles installed at Government House as nominations open for reconciliation awards
Nov 23, 2022, Times Colonist

Prince George artist designs B.C. Reconciliation Awards paddle
Nov 23, 2022, Prince George Citizen

PHOTOS: Artists’ paddles hung in Victoria symbolize commitment to reconciliation
Nov 23, 2022, Canada Today

PHOTOS: Artists’ paddles hung in Victoria symbolize commitment to reconciliation
Nov 23, 2022, Chemainus Valley Courier

PHOTOS: Artists’ paddles hung in Victoria symbolize commitment to reconciliation
Nov 23, 2022, Grand Forks Gazette

PHOTOS: Artists’ paddles hung in Victoria symbolize commitment to reconciliation
Nov 23, 2022, Vancouver Island Free Daily

PHOTOS: Artists’ paddles hung in Victoria symbolize commitment to reconciliation
Nov 23, 2022, Penticton Western News

PHOTOS: Artists’ paddles hung in Victoria symbolize commitment to reconciliation
Nov 23, 2022, Sooke News Mirror

PHOTOS: Artists’ paddles hung in Victoria symbolize commitment to reconciliation
Nov 23, 2022, Surrey-Now Leader

New paddles at B.C. Government House to symbolize reconciliation
Nov 23, 2022, CTV Vancouver Island

Paddles installed at Government House as nominations begin for reconciliation awards
Nov 22, 2022, Kelowna Now

AUArts Alumni Win 2022 Carter Wosk Awards in Applied Art + Design
Nov 15, 2022, Education News Canada

BC Reconciliation Award Nominations Open for 2022
Nov 22, 2022, CFNR

Journeys With Kelly Kenny: Curt Thomas Warrior Plumbing
Nov 19, 2022, CFNR

5 Things to Do in Vancouver This Week (November 14-20)
Nov 14, 2022, Vancouver Magazine

November Events in Vancouver 2022
Nov 1, 2022, Vancouver’s Best Places

November Events in Vancouver 2022
Oct 30, 2022, Miss 604

Warrior Takes Home A BC Indigenous Business Award
Oct 6, 2022, Indigenous Lands & Resources Today

BC Achievement Foundation announces 2022 Indigenous Business Award Recipients
Oct 3, 2022, Indigenous Lands & Resources Today

8 businesses and leaders recognized in BC Achievement Foundation’s Indigenous Business Awards
Oct 3, 2022, Indigenous Lands & Resources Today

Dr. Faisal Khosa receives 2022 UBC Faculty of Medicine Distinguished Achievement Award
Jul 2, 2022, The Indo-Canadian Voice

Local Artist Carmen Rosen Receives BC Achievement Award
Jun 30, 2022, Renfrew-Collingwood Community News

Single Sentence Stories, BC Reconciliation Award, Kim Baird
Jun 30, 2022, Surrey Now-Leader

Former TFN Chief Receives B.C. Reconciliation Award
Jun 30, 2022, North Delta Reporter

Dr. Faisal Khosa receives 2022 UBC Faculty of Medicine Distinguished Achievement Award
Jun 29, 2022, The Indo-Canadian Voice

‘Namgis First Nation’s Bill Cranmer recognized with British Columbia Reconciliation Award
Jun 27, 2022, Vancouver Island Free Daily

KPU chancellor receives B.C. Reconciliation Award
Jun 24, 2022, North Delta Reporter

KPU chancellor receives B.C. Reconciliation Award
Jun 24, 2022, Aldergrove Star

KPU chancellor receives B.C. Reconciliation Award
Jun 24, 2022, Surrey Now-Leader

KPU chancellor receives B.C. Reconciliation Award
Jun 24, 2022, Peace Arch News

Eshom Receives Prestigious 2022 Reconciliation Award
Jun 23, 2022, The Northern View

The Office of the Lieutenant Governor and the BC Achievement Foundation Announce 2022 Reconciliation Award Recipients
Jun 23, 2022, My VanCity

‘Namgis First Nation’s Bill Cranmer recognized with British Columbia Reconciliation Award
Jun 22, 2022, North Island Gazette

The Early Edition with Stephen Quinn
Jun 21, 2022, CBC Radio Vancouver

Surrey LIP recognized with 2022 British Columbia Reconciliation Award
Jun 18, 2022, Link Newspaper

KPU Chancellor receives 2022 B.C. Reconciliation Award
Jun 17, 2022, Kwantlen Polytechnic University News

The Office of the Lieutenant Governor and the BC Achievement Foundation Announce 2022 Reconciliation Award Recipients
Jun 17, 2022, My VanCity

UBC In The News: Prince Rupert man receives prestigious 2022 Reconciliation Award from Office of Lieutenant Governor
Jun 17, 2022, UBC News

Kim Baird recipient of B.C. Reconciliation Award
Jun 16, 2022, Delta Optimist

Prince Rupert man receives prestigious 2022 Reconciliation Award from Office of Lieutenant Governor
Jun 16, 2022, The Northern View

Prince Rupert man receives prestigious 2022 Reconciliation Award from Office of Lieutenant Governor
Jun 16, 2022, Terrace Standard

The six recipients of the BC Reconciliation Award get creative with their messages
Jun 16, 2022, BC Business

DIVERSEcity, recipient of the B.C. Reconciliation Award
Jun 15, 2022, 1200 Spice Radio

Tk’emlúps, Kamloops recipients of 2022 British Columbia Reconciliation Award
Jun 15, 2022, Kamloops This Week

City of Kamloops and Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc named BC Reconciliation Award recipients
Jun 14, 2022, Radio NL Kamloops

Tk’emlúps, Kamloops recipients of 2022 British Columbia Reconciliation Award
Jun 14, 2022, Kamloops This Week

Brendan Eshom named as BC Achievement Foundation Reconciliation Award winner
Jun 14, 2022, North Coast Review

Brendan Eshom named as BC Achievement Foundation Reconciliation Award winner
Jun 14, 2022, D’Arcy McGee

The Office of the Lieutenant Governor and the BC Achievement Foundation announce 2022 Reconciliation Award Recipients
Jun 14, 2022, Nation Talk

The Office of the Lieutenant Governor and the BC Achievement Foundation announce 2022 Reconciliation Award Recipients
Jun 14, 2022, First Nations Drum

Tk’emlups, City of Kamloops honoured for commitment to reconciliation
Jun 14, 2022, Castanet

City of Kamloops, Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc recipients of Reconciliation Award
Jun 14, 2022, Kamloops Now

City and the Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc Receive BC Reconciliation Award
Jun 14, 2022, Municipal Information Network

Tk’emlups, City of Kamloops to receive B.C. Reconciliation Award
Jun 14, 2022, B100 Kamloops

Gitga’at Member from Prince Rupert Among 6 Recipients of Reconciliation Award
Jun 14, 2022, CFNR FM

Tk’emlups, City of Kamloops to receive B.C. Reconciliation Award
Jun 14, 2022, CFJC Today

Kim Baird recipient of B.C. Reconciliation Award
Jun 12, 2022, Delta Optimist

Radiologist, scholar Dr. Faisal Khosa recognized with Mitchell Award of Distinction
June 11, 2022, Link Newspaper

Nominate an Indigenous Artist or organization for BC Achievement Award programs
Jun 8, 2022, News Times 18

Nominate an Indigenous artist or organization for BC Achievement Award programs
Jun 8, 2022, Eagle Boss

Nominate an Indigenous artist or organization for BC Achievement Award programs
Jun 8, 2022, BC Alliance Arts & Culture

Letters: Thanks to so many! (Recipient, Lawrie Mack, featured)
Jun 2, 2022, The Columbia Valley Pioneer

June 2022 Issue of RCC News is here – Local artist Carmen Rosen receives Community Award
Jun 1, 2022, Renfrew-Collingwood Community News

Lieutenant Governor presents British Columbia Reconciliation Award to Ktunaxa project
Jun 1, 2022 107.5 2day FM East Kootenay’s

BC Achievement Foundation seeks nominees for annual awards honouring excellence province-wide
Jun 1, 2022, Stir Magazine

Stir Partner: BC Achievement Foundation
Jun 1, 2022, Stir Magazine

Global supports BC Achievement: Indigenous Business Award – GlobalNews
Jun 1, 2022, Nation Talk

BC Achievement has just announced a call for nominations for the 2022 award programs
Jun 1, 2022, First Nations Drum

BC Achievement Foundation: Nominations for Indigenous Business Awards
May 31, 2022, CFRN FM

BC Achievement Foundation: Nominations for Fulmer Awards First Nations Art
May 31, 2022, CFNR FM

Pioneering Squamish climber recognized by BC Achievement Foundation
May 30, 2022, Flipboard

Pioneering Squamish climber recognized by BC Achievement Foundation
May 30, 2022, Squamish Chief

Global BC sponsors Bc Achievement: Fulmer Award in First Nations Art
May 27, 2022, Global BC News

Global BC sponsors BC Achievement: Carter Wosk Award in Applied Art + Design
May 27, 2022, Global BC News

Global BC supports BC Achievement: Indigenous Business Award
May 27, 2022, Global BC News

Nota Bene: a visit from Chief Fontaine (recipient, Bob Tanaka featured)
May 26, 2022, BC Catholic

White gets provincial honour for habitat work
May 18, 2022, Comox Valley Record

本拿比17歲華生 獲得社區成就獎 Dr. Vivian Tsang, Community Award
May 17, 2022, Sing Tao Daily News

Jim Good receives provincial award for conservation work
May 16, 2022, CKPG TV

Local man claims provincial honour for conservation work on Goodsir Nature Park
May 15, 2022, My Prince George Now

Courtenay’s Wayne White gets provincial honour for habitat work
May 14, 2022, Comox Valley Record

Local resident wins Achievement Foundation Community Award
May 14, 2022, The Columbia Valley Pioneer

Jim Good receives provincial award for conservation work
May 14, 2022, CKPG Today

Pharmacist Charissa Tonnesen wins BC Achievement Community Award
May 12, 2022, Tumbler RidgeLines

Arts and culture leaders among recipients of 2022 BC Achievement Foundation’s Community Award
May 11, 2022, Stir Magazine

Burnaby teen awarded BC Achievement Foundation Community Award
May 9, 2022, Burnaby Now

Dr. Suresh Kurl, recipient of the B.C. Community Achievement Award
May 8, 2022

Three Richmond residents receive B.C. award for community work
May 8, 2022, Richmond News

New West man a “hero” in the Korean Canadian community
May 6, 2022, New Westminster Record

BC Achievement Foundation Names Recipients of the 19th Annual Community Award
May 6, 2022, NICHE Magazine

Dr. Tracey Thorne recognized with Community Award from BC Achievement Foundation
May 5, 2022, Gabriola Sounder

Kw’umut Lelum exec, Gabriola doctor recognized for strengthening community
May 4, 2022, Nanaimo News Bulletin

Kw’umut Lelum exec, Gabriola doctor recognized for strengthening community
May 4, 2022, Vancouver Island Free Daily

Goodsir Nature Park founder to receive B.C. award
May 4, 2022, Prince George Citizen

Dr. Faisal Khosa recipient of the community achievement award and Mitchell award of distinction
May 4, 2022, 1200 Spice Radio

BC Achievement Foundation names recipients of the 19th annual Community Awards
May 3, 2022, BC Business

Coquitlam man’s volunteerism, service and good will honoured with provincial achievement
May 3, 2022, Tri-City News

Jim Good awarded provincial Community Award
May 3, 2022, Prince George Daily News

Kamal Sharma is one of the recipients for the BC Achievement Award
May 2, 2022, 1200 Spice Radio