Good Neighbours Awards

Good Neighbours Awards

The Good Neighbours Awards (GNA) were originally developed by the Association of Neighbourhood Houses in 1984 to acknowledge the valuable work of volunteers and to reflect the commitment of Kits House to making neighbourhoods better places in which to live.

The Good Neighbourhood House Award

The Good Neighbourhood House Award acknowledges a Kits House volunteer who has made a significant contribution to their Neighbourhood House through their support of local activities. 

The Youth Good Neighbour Award

 The Youth Good Neighbour Award acknowledges a youth who has demonstrated commitment to their school, neighbourhood and/or community through volunteer activities.  

Nomination Form

Nomination forms can be submitted online to – deadline for submissions is Monday October 16, 2023 by 5pm

Nomination forms can be downloaded by clicking on the link below:

Kitsilano Neighbourhood House – Good Neighbours Award 2023/ PDF



Award Winners

Good Neighbour Award Winner
Youth Good Neighbour Award Winner
Corporate Good Neighbour
2023 Mary Jane MacLennan Kathleen Kosar Avison Young
2022 Bev & Larry Amundsen Connell Shandler  
2020 Lorna Porter Elizabeth Chesley West Broadway Business Improvement Association
2019 Charlene Wells Jessica Hua Telus
2018 Sabina Harpe Parnian Hosseini Christopher Lim
2017 Ken Morton Alex Lee Michael Tudorie
2016 Lynn Shepherd Shelly Lu The Produce Co. – David Sullivan and Anthony Sullivan
2015 Jackie Conradi-Robertson Rojina Sar Salari Vancity’s Westside Community Group
2013 Lorna McCreath Shirley Lei Whole Foods Market Kitsilano
2012 Wen Ling Chang Jordan Chiu Marty Popischil Real State Team
2010 Alexander Bowie Laura Finkler-Kemeny  
2009 Sally Speers Alfred Sin