October 20th, 2014.....
2015 Nomination Forms Online
Archives staff is busy planning celebrations for the 20th anniversary of the Paths & Pathfinders: Women of Mission Program which is being held on October 3rd, 2015. Since the inauguration of the program in 1996, the Community Archives has recognized and built its holdings about ninety-seven local women who have helped shape the community through their work.
Women to be honoured in 2015 will be selected from nominations and we need your help in identifying potential honourees. Within your organization or business there are undoubtedly women who are inspirational to others through their achievements at home, work and /or the community. We encourage you to use a nomination form to let us know who they are. Click here to download a form
A nominee must have resided or presently reside in the District of Mission, Hatzic Prairie, Hatzic Island, Dewdney, Deroche, Nicomen Island, Lake Errock and/or McConnell Creek and has made or is making contribution(s) that benefit others.
The nominator must submit, on two pages or less, biographical information about the nominee, including her length of residence in the community, field of endeavor and personal attributes along with 2 letters of support for the nominee from family, friends, organizations etc. The deadline for submissions is March 31, 2015.
For additional information, please contact the Community Archivist, Val Billesberger, by calling 604 820-2621 (Thursdays or Friday afternoons only) or send an email
to the archivist, Val Billesberger.
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