Announcing Two New Awards for The Credits 2017

Nominations close July 31, 2017, nominate your heritage hero today!

In response to our great community, Heritage Mississauga is proud to present two new awards for The Credits 2017. The very popular Community Heritage category has been divided to focus on two separate areas of community and cultural heritage; the full definitions are:

“Please join us as we celebrate the “Heritage Heroes” and anniversaries within the community. Heritage is many things to many people and the Credits truly celebrates our diverse people and events that contribute to our quality of life in Mississauga. We want to know you and recognize your heritage in order for us to understand and live harmoniously.” – Event Chair Luz del Rosario

Community Heritage Award (2 Awards – Individuals & Groups)
Recognized in two categories; individuals and groups, who have preserved, communicated and engaged the community in the celebration of Mississauga’s heritage.

Cultural Heritage Award (2 Awards – Individual & Groups)
Recognized in two categories; individual and groups, who have engaged the community in the celebration of Mississauga’s diverse cultural heritage.

Who are your “Heritage Heroes”? In our richly diverse community, who do you know that has worked to preserve, communicate and celebrate heritage in Mississauga? Now is the time to honour and nominate them for one of Heritage Mississauga’s awards.

Sixteen awards will be presented to members of the Mississauga community during the evening and Heritage Mississauga will also honour significant milestone anniversaries from within the city.

One award of excellence will be presented in each of the following categories:

  • Lifetime Achievement
  • Heritage Business Leader
  • Heritage Champion
  • Community Heritage (Individual)
  • Community Heritage (Group)
  • Cultural Heritage (Individual)
  • Cultural Heritage (Group)
  • Youth
  • Aboriginal
  • Modern
  • Volunteer
  • Architectural
  • Natural

The Betty Ross Memorial Volunteer Award, President’s & Chairman’s Awards, will also be presented.


Thursday October 12, 2017
Mississauga Grand Banquet and Event Centre

Nominate today and ensure that heritage is celebrated and remembered; recognize and acknowledge the Heritage Heroes in your community and join us in October for another glittering event. Nomination forms can be found on our website at:

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