Celebrating True Courage

Coast Mental Health’s Courage To Come Back Awards

presented by wheaton precious metals

The Courage To Come Back Awards celebrates Five British Columbians who have overcome illness or adversity and have 'come back to give back' to their communities, and to inspire others to do the same.


May 23, 2024 – Vancouver Convention Centre
Cocktail Reception – 5:15PM
Program – 6:00PM to 9:45PM
Dress Code – Business/Cocktail

Celebrate Extraordinary Achievement!

Coast Mental Health’s Courage To Come Back Awards is one of the largest award galas of its kind in Western Canada and a great opportunity to celebrate extraordinary stories of triumph against adversity.

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Past Recipients

We are incredibly grateful to the outstanding leadership of Co-Chair Lorne Segal O.B.C., D.Litt.(Hon.), LLD. (Hon.), Co-Chair Eric Carlson and the overwhelming support of donors, partners and sponsors. We look forward to celebrating Coast Mental Health's 26th Courage To Come Back Awards presented by Wheaton Precious Metals in 2024.

Lorne Segal, O.B.C., D.Litt.(Hon.), LLD. (Hon.), Co-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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To learn more about sponsorship opportunities for the 26th Courage To Come Back Awards, please contact Alyssa Goad.

Tickets on Sale - April 1, 2023!

Celebrating True Courage