Save The Date: Thursday, May 10, 2018
19th annual Courage To Come Back Awards Gala raised a record breaking $1.63 Million!
A record $1.63 million was raised at the 19th annual Courage To Come Back Awards on May 16 at the Vancouver Convention Centre with over 1,500 people gathered to celebrate the extraordinary stories of triumph over adversity of the six inspiring awards recipients.
Each year, Coast Mental Health hosts this coveted awards gala, an inspirational evening to recognize six truly remarkable British Columbian:
- Deborah Carter – Vancouver, BC (Addiction)
- Esther Matsubuchi – North Vancouver, BC (Social Adversity)
- John Westhaver – Victoria, BC (Physical Rehabilitation)
- Stephen Scott – Vancouver, BC (Medical)
- Rachel Fehr – Surrey, BC (Mental Health)
- Richard Quan – Vancouver, BC (Youth)
Funds raised will go directly to Coast Mental Health to support those living with mental illness. The event was chaired by Lorne R. Segal, O.B.C., D.Litt. (Hon.), President of Kingswood Properties Ltd., and attended by many of British Columbia’s most notable business leaders and philanthropists.
If you would like to make a contribution to this year’s event, please donate here
To read a full a media release, click here
Coast Mental Health is grateful to the outstanding leadership of Lorne Segal and the overwhelming support of donors, partners and sponsors. We look forward to welcoming you to Coast Mental Health's 19th annual Courage To Come Back Awards presented by Silver Wheaton.
Lorne Segal, O.B.C., D.LITT.(Hon.), Chair – The Courage To Come Back Awards, President – Kingswood Properties: “Extraordinary things can be achieved by ordinary people.”
Recipients Per Year
Congratulations to the 2017 Recipients!