Not-for-Profit of the Year
SHARE Family & Community Services Society
Nominees in the Not-For-Profit of the Year category are organizations that have made an outstanding contribution to the Tri-Cities’ communities. With a reputation for excellence, integrity, honesty, and generosity, these organizations have made a significant positive impact on local residents and businesses by delivering exceptional programs and services.
Sponsored by Hard Rock Casino Vancouver
Last Year’s Recipient: ACCESS Youth Outreach Services
SHARE Family & Community Services Society is one of the largest social-service agencies and employers in the Tri-Cities. Since 1972, SHARE has existed to support those living in Anmore, Belcarra, Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam and Port Moody to reach their full potential.
SHARE’s services include the Tri-Cities Food Bank, transportation and other support for seniors, counselling for children, youth and adults, substance use counselling and prevention services for youth and adults, services for children and youth with special needs, legal advocacy, parent education programs, family-child resource programs, early years services, refugee support and more.
The Society has continually grown and adapted based on the needs of the community it serves. Each year, SHARE services over 57,000 people in the Tri-Cities with the support of 140 staff members and over 1,100 volunteers.