A couple of people from our area are being honoured with BC Community Achievement Awards.
The 2015 winners were announced by Premier Christy Clark and the British Columbia Achievement Foundation, an independent group.
Vicki Dobbyn of Roberts Creek is being recognized for her 27 years of work with the Sunshine Coast Community Services Society. She recently retired as the Executive Director.
And retired physiotherapist Bob Uden of Nanaimo is getting the award for setting up free excersize sessions at Bowen Park for people recovering from heart problems. It’s estimated that over the last 33 years he’s volunteered more than 5-thousand hours to help those cardiac patients