MISSISSAUGA, ON – On Thursday November 19th, Safe City Mississauga was selected as the winner of 2015 Business Awards of Excellence under the Non-For-Profit Category at the Mississauga Convention Centre. The gala event marked the 34th annual tribute to local businesses and professionals whose achievements have made significant contributions to the economic and social well-being of Mississauga.
Safe City Mississauga is a registered charitable organization founded in 1992 to help reduce criminal opportunity and criminal victimization in Mississauga. We provide resources, staff, professional community leadership and guidance for crime prevention programs and activities; encourage crime prevention education within the public, private and voluntary sectors; and research, develop and implement new community crime prevention programs and activities. Put simply, we want to stop crime before it starts.
“We would like to congratulate all of the other winners and take this opportunity to thank our funders, sponsors, program partners, staff and volunteers, for all of their contributions to a safer, crime-free Mississauga, this wouldn’t be possible without their support”,” said Ashley Lyons, Executive Director, Safe City Mississauga. “We couldn’t be more proud on winning this award”.