These awards will be presented to eight (8) deserving BC Hockey members or immediate family members who have been working the front lines in health care facilities and essential services.
Essential services is defined by the Government of British Columbia and can be found
Criteria for the Unsung Hero Awards is:
- BC Hockey member in good standing or immediate family member
- An essential worker (based on the description from the Government of British Columbia) that continues to work despite COVID-19
- Has made a sacrifice and contribution to their profession
- Shown that they have gone above and beyond their calling - gives selflessly
The Unsung Hero Awards will be presented in place of the Silver Skate Awards this season. The deadline to submit a nomination is May 1, 2020.