Business Philanthropy Award 

Presented by the Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce, this award recognizes service by a business that has demonstrated outstanding commitment through financial support of local charities and non-profits, encouragement of others to take leadership roles in the non-profit sector and volunteering to support community initiatives.

Award Criteria
-Donations and Sponsorships
-Leadership
-Participation
-Promoting volunteerism

Additional Material
Please provide a letter of reference from one of the local charities or non-profit organizations that benefitted from receiving funds, leadership support or volunteer hours from the business, if possible.

The Award
The recipient will receive a framed certificate of the award and $500 will be donated to the recipient’s charity of choice.

Adjudication
The Abbotsford Community Foundation Community Grants Committee will select the recipient of the Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce Business Philanthropy Award. Selection will be based on the information contained in the Nomination Form. The committee may verify the information or seek out additional information, if necessary.

Responsibilities
All nominees will be encouraged to attend the National Philanthropy Day Luncheon on November 15, 2021, at the University of the Fraser Valley – Evered Hall.  The Abbotsford Community Foundation will publicly announce the winner at this time. The Abbotsford Chamber of Commerce Business Philanthropy Award nomination form and letter of reference must be submitted online no later than Tuesday, October 12, 2021. 

Business Philanthropy Award Nomination Form

  • Nominator Information

  • Nominee Information