Queen Elizabeth II Platinum Jubilee Medal

At the invitation of the Government of Alberta, Somali Canadian Society of Calgary is honoured to accept nominations and host the Queen Elizabeth II Platinum Jubilee Medal awards ceremony for outstanding community leaders.

The Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee Medal (Alberta) has been created to mark the 70th anniversary of Her Late Majesty’s accession to the throne as Queen of Canada. To celebrate this historic event, the Medal recognizes outstanding service from Albertans who have dedicated themselves to family, community and country. The Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee Medal will be awarded to 7,000 Albertans throughout 2022 in recognition of significant contributions to the province.

Somali Canadian Society of Calgary has been allocated 5 medals to nominate recipients for. This represents a wonderful opportunity for you to recognize community leaders who have made a significant on promoting and building a strong community al all. Nominees/nominators do not need to be members of SCSC, nor do they need to be affiliated with the organization.

One form per nominee is required. All information provided will be held confidentially until the nominee has been accepted . At that time, the information may be published publicly by the province of Alberta. Once approved by the province, SCSC will contact all successful award recipients.

These awards will be presented in a private ceremony at the Somali Canadian Society of Calgary on the evening of Nov 19, 2022


For More Information


If you have any questions, please contact Dr. Mahamud Barre  by e-mail at mahamud.barre@scscalgary.ca

nominations accepted until
Monday Oct 31, 2022

Nomination Form


More Posts

Mending a crack in the sky

Many Somali communities in Canada have experienced gun violence in their families, often after the incidents the impact of gun violence goes beyond the incident

Ramadan Iftar Night

Dear Community Members, This Friday March 31st, we will be hosting our first community Iftar this Ramadan, All community members are encouraged to come and

Quran Classess

Quran Classess are thought every Saturday and Sunday at the community gymnasium, For more information on schdule pricing and other details, contact Sheikh Mohamed Hussein 

Send Us A Message

Join the Somali Community newsletter so you can be aware of what we do.


Sign up to our newsletter