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Be Involved

The City of Burnaby welcomes the public for opportunities to become engaged within the community and local government.

Citizen Recognition

A number of awards have been established by the City to help celebrate and recognize outstanding achievements and contributions made by Burnaby residents. Find out more on:

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Grants are available for neighbourhood events, festivals and special events, through the Festivals Burnaby Grant Program. The Executive Committee of Council aids Burnaby residents or community groups in attending athletic competitions or human services programs.

Sponsorship and Donations

Find out how you can Contribute to Burnaby's community through projects, gifts or by offering your time.


Opportunities to Participate in and around Burnaby are everywhere. Discover how you can use your skills, knowledge, time to enrich your community. 

  • Environment Awards

    Env Awards pagelet picMoreDeadline for nominations is
    April 14, 2014.
  • Local Hero Awards

    Local heroes pagelet imageMoreDeadline for nominations is
    May 9, 2014.
  • Outstanding Citizen of the Year - Kushiro Cup

    Kushiro CupMoreKushiro Cup Winner & 2013 Citizen of the Year: Georgie Cole.
  • Volunteer in Community Safety

    Volunteering HandsMoreGet involved! Volunteer with one of our many programs. 
  • Volunteer Drivers Needed

    Volunteer Services-DriversMore Drive clients to and from our programs.