Community Spirit Award
The Community Spirit Award acknowledges both businesses and individuals that have tirelessly supported Tri-Cities based organizations and not-for-profits. They are committed to corporate social responsibility and dedicated to making the Tri-Cities a better place to live, work, and play.
Sponsored by Tri-City News
Last Year’s Recipient: Sandy Burpee, Tri-Cities Homelessness & Housing Task Group
Wesbild has been part of the Tri-Cities community for over 35 years and has enthusiastically supported many local initiatives over the years. Wesbild has created livable and environmentally responsible homes, neighbourhoods and community gathering places in the Tri-Cities.
In 2018, Wesbild proudly celebrated its 35th year in Coquitlam. Wesbild’s local portfolio of work includes Westwood Plateau and the Foothills at Burke Mountain residential developments, Pinetree Village and Meridian Crossing commercial developments, and Westwood Plateau Golf and Country Club.
Wesbild is proud to be a part of the Tri-Cities community and it takes its responsibilities as a corporate citizen very seriously. Its goal is to effectively and cooperatively find ways to help the most vulnerable community residents and support them in their time of greatest need. Some examples of its philanthropic work include providing a rent-free building for SHARE Family & Community Services’ Food Bank, awarding 80 Wesbild LIFT scholarships for CABE graduates, and SD43 after-school programs.