Celebrating True Courage

Coast Mental Health Foundation’s Courage To Come Back Awards

Every year, Coast Mental Health Foundation celebrates the stories of five British Columbians who have overcome extraordinary adversity to come back and give back to their communities. The Awards also raise critical funds to support people living with mental illness in BC.

Thank you to everyone who nominated friends, family or colleagues for this year’s Courage To Come Back Awards. We are so inspired by each and every nomination we received.

Stay tuned for details on this year’s incredible five recipients and the 24th Courage To Come Back Awards, coming soon!

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Past Recipients

We are incredibly grateful to the outstanding leadership of Lorne Segal O.B.C., D.Litt.(Hon.), LLD. (Hon.) and the overwhelming support of donors, partners and sponsors. We look forward to celebrating Coast Mental Health's 24th Courage To Come Back Awards presented by Wheaton Precious Metals.

Lorne Segal, O.B.C., D.Litt.(Hon.), LLD. (Hon.), Chair – The Courage To Come Back Awards, President – Kingswood Properties

“As chair of the Courage To Come Back Awards, reading through the hundreds of nominations we receive every year is a moment I look forward to with great anticipation. All of them are true journeys of bravery, resilience and strength in the face of adversity. I am grateful to those that have the courage to share their stories with us.

Choosing the final Recipients is always a difficult task, but I know that their stories will leave us all inspired and optimistic, in a time where we all need a dose of courage”.







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