Connecting Character INTO our Community
The Annual York Region Character Community Awards is the Character Community Foundation’s signature event. It recognizes individuals, schools, groups and businesses across York Region that demonstrate the following exemplary character attributes: • Compassion • Inclusiveness • Perseverance • Courage • Initiative • Respect • Fairness • Integrity • Responsibility • Honesty • Optimism.
Photo by Merk Photography.
11th Annual York Region Character Community Awards
Our 2017 Character Community Awards evening was an inspiring showcase of 140 nominees from across York Region.
Thank you to the 50+ volunteers from our Character Council,YRP cadets,Town of RH Character Committee and family and friends who helped make it such a terrific evening.
Read the Nominees Stories here.
Read our category Winners Stories here
Please read the Metroland Media article on our evening.
Please read The Auroran article on our evening.
Our Don Cousens reflections video.
Official Photos link to Bill Giannos Photography
Candid Photos link by Merk Photography
Thank you to our 2017 York Region Sponsors who helped us to make this evening possible.