BCHF News

BCHF News

BCHF bids fond farewell to outgoing board members

From left: Callie Anderson, Gary Mitchell, Shannon Bettles, Doug Brigham We are bidding adieu to three members of...

BCHF 2022-23 board sees changes in key roles

Rosa Flinton-Brown The June 4 annual general meeting of the BC Historical Federation saw a new board acclaimed...

Certificate of Merit: Bill Wilson

Bill Wilson of Nanaimo was the recipient of a BCHF Certificate of Merit at the federation's annual gala on June 5.

Help us win $20,000! Great Canadian Giving Challenge is back

Each June, along with delivering a provincial conference, the BC Historical Federation participates in the Great Canadian Giving Challenge put on by...

Certificate of Merit: Kevin Eastwood and Siren Screen Productions

Kevin Eastwood and Siren Screen Productions are the recipients of a BCHF Award of Recognition for British Columbia: An Untold History. The...

Award of Recognition: Marlin (Marl) Brown

The British Columbia Historical Federation announces that Marlin (Marl) Brown of Fort Nelson is a recipient of an Award of Recognition. The...

Explaining Settlers to Ourselves wins Anne and Phillip Yandle Best Article Award

A story about efforts to rethink a Victoria heritage site’s story has won the Anne and Philip Yandle Best Article Award from...

Lydia Kinasewich named W. Kaye Lamb scholarship recipient

This year’s recipient of the W. Kaye Lamb $1,000 scholarship from the BCHF is Lydia Kinasewich of UNBC (pictured) for her paper...

Laila Axén wins Cultural Resource Accessibility Award

Laila Axén is the inaugural winner of the BCHF Cultural Resource Accessibility Award, presented at the federation's annual gala on June 4....

BCHF presents Advocacy Award to Naxaxalhts’i and Dr. Keith Thor Carlson

The BCHF has presented its inaugural Advocacy Award to Dr. Albert "Sonny" McHalsie (Naxaxalhts’i) and Dr. Keith Thor Carlson, who are synonymous...