ProMOTION Plus Leadership Award Nominations Now Open

ProMOTION Plus Leadership Award Nominations Now Open

Author: BC Winter Games/Friday, January 17, 2020/Categories: Front Page, News, 2020 News, BC Winter Games, 2020 BC Winter Games

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Fort St. John, BC – The Host Society of the 2020 BC Winter Games, in partnership with ProMOTION Plus and the BC Games Society, is excited to announce the opening of nominations for the ProMOTION Plus Leadership Award, which will be presented on February 21 at the Games.

The Leadership Award was developed by ProMOTION Plus, whose mission it is to promote access and opportunities in sport and physical activity for the women and girls of BC. ProMOITON Plus, under the umbrella of Sport BC strives to and recognize the achievement of individuals and organizations who through their work (be it professional or as a volunteer), have created or developed opportunities for women and girls in BC to participate more fully in sport or recreation.

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General Criteria:

To identify, recognize and celebrate the accomplishment(s) of an individual, organization, or group in BC that has challenged the traditional limits for women and girls in physical
activity and sport and in doing so has supported girls and/or women to participate more fully in physical activity or sport as participants, competitors and/or leaders.

Nominations may include but are not limited to the achievements of athletes, teams, coaches, officials, administrators, or volunteers and programs or special events, which increased or enhanced opportunities for girls or women.

We ask that nominators focus on the candidate’s achievements over the past two years (2019-2018).
For example, this award could recognize:
• A new, enhanced or expanded program or service;
• The achievements of an athlete, coach or official in their school, region or province;
• Competitive achievements of an athlete, coach or official at a province-wide or broader
competition / event;
• A special event that was targeted toward the participation of girls and women under the age of
• An organization for hosting a special event for women and girls under the age of 19.

Only one award will be presented.

Nomination Forms are available through the 2020 BC Winter Games Office, or you can download one here. Deadline for nominations is January 24, 2020. The award will be
presented at the Games at the Civic Luncheon on Friday, February 21.

Cheryl Montgomery
Fort St. John 2020 BC Winter Games
Community Development Chair


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