The City of Burnaby sponsors a range of projects that enhance individual and community well-being.
Below are examples of socially-oriented projects the City is currently, regularly, or has recently been involved in:
- Access Awareness Day
- Accessibility Assessment – Edmonds Town Centre
- Burnaby Business Property Crime Reduction Initiative
- Burnaby Food First
- Burnaby Senior Citizens' Resource Guide
- Child Care Month
- Festivals Burnaby
- Safe Harbour
- Stop the Sexual Exploitation of Children and Youth Awareness
Social Sustainability Strategy Wins "Inclusion Through Innovation" Award
Burnaby's Social Sustainability Strategy also received a 2012 "Inclusion Through Innovation" Award from the Sharing Our Future Foundation. The award, conferred in Burnaby on February 21, 2013, recognizes individuals and organizations who have used social innovation strategies to advance the inclusion of people of all abilities in Metro Vancouver. It also recognizes that more accessible and inclusive communities enhance the lives of everyone in the community.