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Honorary Citizen Award of Victoria, BC
Bruce Saunders
The City of Victoria is pleased to announce the 25 recipients of its 2021 Honorary Citizen Award. The public was invited to co-nominate individuals who have performed outstanding service and personal achievements for the betterment of the community.

Award recipients are current or former residents of the local First Nations, the City of Victoria and the Capital Region, and have demonstrated outstanding contributions in the areas of arts and culture, business, communication, community volunteering, education, environmental stewardship, heritage, Indigenous, multiculturalism, social and health issues, sports, and youth up to 24 years of age.

This year, the City received the most nomination packages it has in recent award years, and the number of recipients almost doubled. Congratulations to this year's recipients!

Bruce Saunders: For work to promote arts, culture and community cohesion through the Movie Monday initiative, which has become a place for fellowship, empathy and conversation. Bruce is also a passionate volunteer and mental health advocate.