Business

Businesses nominated for DIVERSEcity awards

A handful of Lower Mainland businesses have been named as finalists for the 16th annual Cultural DIVERSEcity Awards, to be held in Richmond April 13.

In the Business- One to 25 employees division, nominees are L2 Accent Reduction Centre, Murdoch Jewellers and One Bean Coffee Company. In the 26+ employee category, nominees are Community Savings Credit Union, Nurse Next Door Home Healthcare (Richmond), and Synergy Engineering Ltd.

In the corporate category, Canada Safeway, Home Depot and Telus are up for the award, while Burnaby Family Life, Canadian Diabetes Association and the Surrey Food Bank are in the not-for-profit division.

In the public institution category, the City of Surrey, Coquitlam Public Library and Richmond Public Library are nominated. In the youth entrepreneur category, nominees are Adrenaline Productions, Higher Grade Learning and Moonlite Productions.

The awards, hosted by the DIVERSEcity Community Resources Society – a Surrey-based non-profit group – were launched in 1995 as a way to recognize businesses and organizations that have excelled in implementing culturally diverse initiatives into the workplace.

For more information, visit www.dcrs.ca

 

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.
Ascending to the peak at The Summit Residences
 
Finding your perfect home at Morgan Crossing
 
Spring break skate in South Surrey
Police investigate suspicious death at New Westminster recovery house
 
B.C. teachers ponder tentative deal ahead of vote
 
Agassiz Harrison Business Excellence Awards nomination deadline draws near
Burnaby Mayor Derek Corrigan to speak at Surrey Board of Trade environmental and business awards
 
Chip Wilson will speak at TEDx Vancouver event in October
 
Halloween Boo-tique shocks Lougheed shoppers

Community Events, September 2014

Add an Event

Read the latest eEdition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Sep 16 edition online now. Browse the archives.