By Nicole Trigg

Pioneer Staff

Invermeres Groundswell Network Society is one of 15 finalists in the BC Hydro Community Champions Program and is seeking online support to win $10,000 that will go toward supporting their programs and projects.

This goes a long way at Groundswell, said executive director Bill Swan. Were getting it done across a wide range of community-directed sustainability program, projects and events.

Five non-profit organizations from across B.C. will be selected and awarded $10,000 for their valuable community work.

Online public voting decides the winners and votes can be cast every day (one vote per person per day) until November 30th.

To vote, go to, which will land you on Groundswells award bid video as well as the voting button.

To be sent daily reminders to vote, go to to enter your name and email address.

The BC Hydro Community Champions Program engages not-for-profit organizations within British Columbia that demonstrate environmental leadership in their community.