Anita Tozer Memorial Award
Anita Tozer was best known as a humanitarian devoted to the welfare of others. She dedicated the last third of her life to volunteering, most notably with the United Way of the Central & South Okanagan/Similkameen. She served the United Way in almost every position over a period of 25 years. Anita Tozer was a recipient of the Sarah Donalda Treadgold Memorial Award in 1991.
Anita Tozer passed away on July 10, 2000 at the age of 72.
The Anita Tozer Memorial Award is awarded to an individual or group in recognition of an extraordinary and positive contribution to the quality of life in Kelowna.
This award is not open to the public for nominating, as each year it is selected and presented by Mayor and Council.
Past Recipients of the Award
2015 - Sharon Shepherd
2014 - Arion Therapeutic Farm
2013 - Gospel Mission Dental Clinic
2012 - Tim Schroeder
2011 - Dr. Barry Urness
2010 - Beryl Itani
2009 - Herb Sullivan
2008 - Reverend Albert Baldeo
2007 - Clarence Johnson
2006 - Fernbrae Manor & Quigley Elementary
2005 - Gordon Hartley
2004 - Mastercard Memorial Cup 2004 Society
2003 - Emergency Operations Group
2002 - Mike Roberts
2001 - Tom Rothery
2000 - United Way of the Central & South Okanagan/Similkameen