The Mitchell Award

Named in honour of Keith Mitchell QC, the Mitchell Award recognizes an individual who, through his or her work and volunteer activities, has demonstrated an exceptional commitment to elevating the community in which they live, and those who serve it. A unique and selfless leadership style that encourages and inspires the full participation of those he or she leads will be celebrated.

Keith Mitchell served as the BC Achievement Foundation’s Founding Chair and guiding light for 13 years. A leader by example and a mentor at heart, Keith brought clarity to the role of the Foundation in its mission to celebrate excellence in British Columbia.

Ellen WoodsworthEllen Woodsworth was named the 2019 Mitchell Award recipient and was honoured on May 1, 2019 at the BC Achievement Community Award presentation ceremony.

British Columbia Achievement Foundation
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