Get your free tickets for the Saanich Peninsula Hearts of the Community gala

The 17th annual Hearts of the Community volunteer appreciation awards are handed out Thursday, Feb. 19 at the Mary Winspear Centre.

 

SIDNEY — The 17th annual Hearts of the Community volunteer appreciation awards are handed out Thursday, Feb. 19 at the Mary Winspear Centre — and you can get tickets for free.

Community volunteers, individuals and groups will be recognized at 11 a.m., followed by a complimentary luncheon. A $1,000 award will be presented to a deserving youth volunteer from the Saanich Peninsula — and many other people who give their time to make the community a better place will be recognized.

The Hearts of the Community are presented by Beacon Community Services and the Peninsula News Review. To pick up a free ticket, drop by the SHOAL Activity Centre (10030 Resthaven Dr.), the Mary Winspear Centre (2243 Beacon Ave.), the Peninsula News Review (103-9830 Second St.) and from Beacon Thrift Shops in Sidney and Brentwood Bay.