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Bravo Volunteer Award

Economic Development Advisor
Phone: 873.376.8809
Maria Lepage, winner of the 2022 Bravo Business award, with Robert Carignan, President of the CÉCS

2023 Bravo Volunteer Award

The 8th edition of the Bravo Volunteer award will take place on October 28, 2023 at the Atlas Hotel in Regina (4177 rue Albert).

To nominate an individual, group or association, please fill out this form (in French only):

Candidate Form

To view the criteria for nominations, please read the following document (in French only):

Nomination Criteria

The Conseil économique et coopératif de la Saskatchewan (CÉCS) awards the BRAVO Volunteer! award every two yearsThis award recognizes an individual, a group of people or a Francophone non-profit organization that has distinguished itself in community or cooperative economic development. 



The BRAVO Volunteer! award aims to: 

  • Promote economic initiatives within the Official Language Minority Communities (OLMCs) of Saskatchewan 
  • Recognize the work of Fransaskois leaders involved in community economic development 


Award-winning Activities 

The BRAVO Volunteer! award recognizes an individual, group of people or organization that has carried out activities: 

  • Promoting the creation of jobs at the local and regional level 
  • Encouraging investments in the community 
  • Developing income-generating activities in OLMCs 
  • Generating economic opportunities that strengthen the vitality of Francophone communities in the province 

Previous winners of the award: 


2003 : Louis Bandet (North Battleford)
2004Philibert Demers  (Debden)

2005Jean Poirier (La Ronge)

2008: Louis Stringer (Gravelbourg) 

2010: Robert Revet (posthumously) (Regina) 

2012: Paul Leray (St. Brieux) 

2014: RinC Project Committee (Zenon Park) 

2016: Roger Lepage (Regina) 

2018: Le Collectif des parents inquiets et préoccupés (CPIP) (Regina) 
2022: Maria Lepage (Gravelbourg)

Participants at the 2018 BRAVO Volunteer! awards gala

Head Office

205-1440, 9th Avenue North
Regina (SK) S4R 8B1

Phone: 306.566.6000
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