When thank you just isn’t enough

We want to help you say 'we couldn't do it without you!"

Each year, our department presents the Community Spirit Award to a deserving business. Community groups and residents submit nominations recognizing a local business for their financial, leadership, in-kind, or volunteerism support. 

The chosen nominee is presented the award at the Spruce Grove Chamber Gala.

Nominate a Spruce Grove business today!  

Nominate online below or submit the nomination form by email or deliver to:

City of Spruce Grove
Attention: Karla Gould
315 Jespersen Avenue
Spruce Grove, Alberta T7X 3E8

Deadline for nominations is the last business day in August each year.  

2020 Winner

2020: Cross Country Infrastructure Services - Tim Martin & Mark Jansen

Community Spirit Award

Congratulations to our Past Winners!

  • 2019: Wilhauk Beef Jerky - Amanda & Trevor Wilhauk
  • 2018: Save-On Foods - Steven Crape
  • 2017: McLeod Home Building Centre – Duncan McLeod
  • 2016: The Black Dirt Company - Darren Hinkel
  • 2015: Boston Pizza - Joe & Janet Scalzo
  • 2014: Liquor on McLeod - Ted & Judy Saramaga
  • 2013: Cargill Value Added Meats - Spruce Grove Operations
  • 2012: So Cal Speed Shop - Murray & Danea King
  • 2011: Thompson Bros. (Constr.) Ltd. - John Thompson
  • 2010: Subway Spruce Grove - Mina Poonja
  • 2009: McDonald's Restaurants - Helene & Eric Thys

Nominate a Business or Individual


“In Spruce Grove we have everything in the way of retail businesses, excellent schools and first-class sport facilities all right here.” 

Braven Blackwell, President, Seljax



“Retaining long-term employees is key. It’s difficult to do, but we’ve done it in Spruce Grove.”

Jack Seguin, Owner, Alberta Precast Products



“Locating in Spruce Grove is prime for us.  We need to be centrally located in the province to reach our customers and move our products.”  

Anthony Worbeck, Sales Director, ACKT Industries



“The feeling of home and family orientated culture has allowed us to retain our most valuable asset, our people.”

Neil Matheson, CFO, Thompson Construction Group



“The City has the space we need—store frontage with lots of traffic and warehouse space.”

Rik Kaminsky, Co-Owner and CEO, Solaré Canada Inc.



“We chose Spruce Grove because it had the best real estate prices in the area compared to other industrial parks.”

Tim Martin, General Manager, Cross Country Infrastructure Services Canada Inc.