Together: The Best Place To Be

Being together at Perdue School at the 2023 SaskEnergy Willow Awards Gala was definitely the best place to be! A huge thank you to the students and staff for hosting this year’s gala, our first in-person gathering since 2018! You did an amazing job! Congratulations to this year’s winning authors!

The Shining Willow winner is The Strangest Thing in the Sea by Rachel Poliquin.

The Diamond Willow winner is Children of the Fox by Kevin Sands.

The Snow Willow winner is Under the Iron Bridge by Kathy Kacer.

We will post the video on our Gala page or click here.

2023 Book Grab Fundraiser

Thank you to everyone who participated in our book grab fundraiser this year!

We appreciate your support!

Enjoy your new books and the reading that will happen in the days ahead!

Voting Draw Winners Will Receive Free Books!

A huge thank you goes out to each and every person who promoted the Willow finalists with children this year, encouraging them to read, providing an opportunity for them to vote and submitting the votes to us! The Board of SYRCA appreciates all of your efforts and we wish we could send you all some free books for your collections!

We do have 3 voting draw winners to announce and they will be receiving their book prizes soon! The early bird winner is St. Michael’s School in Yorkton! Our two other winners are Saltcoats School Library in Saltcoats and Christ the King School in Shaunavon!

Be sure to check out our new list of Willow finalists for 2023! It’s not too early to start reading!

Rider-ize Your Classroom with the Rider Reading Program and the Willow Awards!

Exciting News! The Saskatchewan Roughrider Foundation is partnering with The Willow Awards this year through The Rider Reading Program.

Your classroom or school can sign up to request a visit and reading with a Roughrider player! Share your favourite book to read together! Consider using one of our amazing past or present nominees or winners for your Rider Reading Program selection!

Read to find out more about the Rider Reading Program and how to register your class …

Willow Awards Virtual Bottle Drive Drop & Go

Donate the value of your order to The Willow Awards!

Drop & Go is a new service that is available at all SARCAN depots in Saskatchewan. It allows customers to skip lineups by leaving their order at the depot and getting their refunds transferred electronically. Your order will still be counted by Sarcan staff! Your donation will help us continue for another year! Thank you!

Donate your order to: Willow Awards        Read for more information…