From the Real Estate Foundation of British Columbia
eNews Special EditionCongratulations Carol Newell, 2013 Land Champion
Carol Newell is a social entrepreneur and philanthropist who has empowered BC communities to conserve millions of hectares of land. Ms. Newell's innovative approach to philanthropy and investment has provided BC residents with a lasting legacy through her work in conserving land of high ecological, cultural and recreational value.
The Real Estate Foundation is proud to name her as the 2013 Land Champion
. 2013 Land Awards Finalists
The selection committee chose eight finalists for the 2013 Land Awards. The winners will be announced at the Land Awards Gala at the Four Seasons Hotel in Vancouver on Friday, October 25th.
Kin Park Youth Urban Farm - Cowichan Green Community Society
Recycled Shipping Container Housing - Atira Women's Resource Society
Shifting Growth - Shifting Growth Garden Society
Columbia Valley Local Conservation Fund - Regional District of East Kootenay
Solar Colwood - City of Colwood
Frequent Transit Development Areas - Metro Vancouver
Net Positive Housing Project - Lanefab Design/Build
Tinhorn Creek Compost Project - Tinhorn Creek VineyardsClick here to see the full list of finalists