United Way of Peel Region

Spirit Award Winners

United Way of Peel Region’s Spirit Awards program celebrates the extraordinary talent, creativity and dedication shown by organizations and volunteers throughout Brampton, Caledon and Mississauga in their fundraising efforts. The awards were handed out at the Community Achievement Celebrations in March 2016.

Outstanding Agency Campaign Award

  • Family Services of Peel

Speakers’ Bureau Award

  • Leoni Karunaratne

Leading the Way Campaign Award

  • Corporation of The City of Mississauga

Labour Award of Distinction

  • Eaton Industries (Peel) and USW Local 9042
  • Regional Municipality of Peel and CUPE 966, OPSEU 277, OPSEU 280, UFCW 175 and ONA

Outstanding Corporate Campaign Award

  • Suncor Energy

Employee Campaign Chair of the Year Awards

  • Omari Campbell, ACCES Employment
  • Carol Francis and Marianne Morton, Desjardins
  • Meredith Macwilliam & Shannon Giudici, Whirlpool Canada

Outstanding Employee Campaign Award

  • ACCES Employment
  • Desjardins
  • Whirlpool Canada

Major Banks – Branch Recognition Award

  • Scotiabank, Cottrelle & McVean Branch

Youth Spirit Awards
Elementary Division

  • Helping Hands – Whitehorn Public School
  • Biggest Bucks – Ruth Thompson Middle School
  • Uniquely Yours – Larkspur Public School

Secondary Division

  • Helping Hands – Gordon Graydon Memorial Secondary School
  • Biggest Bucks –Fernforest Public School
  • Uniquely Yours – Glenforest Secondary School

Social Spirit Award

  • Institute of Communication, Culture, Information and Technology (ICCIT) Council – University of Toronto, Mississauga

Show Your Spirit Award

  • Copeland Public School

Emerging Leader Award

  • Prachir Pasricha