Awards And Giving Back

The Ontario Municipal Leadership Institute is proud to honor and recognize municipal government employees who demonstrate outstanding leadership through the OMLI “Love My Community” Project. Love My Community is a community capacity building initiative that brings together various sectors from the community with the objective of creating community awareness and heightens individual and collective social responsibility. Love My Community brings people of all ages together to develop, support and strengthens community objectives. It aims to build tangible leadership capacity and commitment to help build sustainable, prosperous, healthy, vibrant communities.


  • Outstanding Leadership Award

    OMLI presents an annual award to a selected municipal employee of the Ontario Municipal Leadership Program who has completed the full program and who has exemplifies outstanding leadership, as well as a commitment to social responsibility through their leadership in their local community. OMLI will present the associated community project with a nominal financial contribution in recognition of the leadership initiative of the award recipient. 


    Municipal leadership of public sector employees is integral to the overall success of our communities, and at OMLI we recognize the importance of cultivating tomorrows leaders who strive to make a real difference through their deeds and actions.

    At OMLI we recognize the importance of commitment and honour those who are willing to build and transform their community.