Jennifer Henczel strives to enrich the community and stands firmly committed to creating a group that is diverse and inclusive, which means welcoming and accepting all people regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, LGBTQIA+, ability, socio-economic class, age or spirituality. As a direct reflection of our core values, diversity cultivates conversation, collaboration, and deeper understanding of one another. Diversity and inclusiveness enrich our group and our communities. All are welcome!
Jennifer Henczel and the network that she founded – Connect Now Business Network – were nominated in BC Multicultural Awards and the Fraser Valley Culture and Diversity Award for their ongoing work in their community, and beyond.
Jennifer Henczel and Connect Now Business Network has won or been nominated for several awards:
Nominee and Winner: Women of Worth Leader of the Year Nominee, and winner of the 2014: “Influence and Connection” Award
Nominee: Nominated for a 2015 Fraser Valley Diversity Award in the category of Marketing.
Nominee: Nominated for a 2016 British Columbia Multicultural Awards in the category of Marketing.
Nominee: Small Business BC Awards in the categories of Community Impact and Premier’s Choice (a few different years).
Jennifer has spoken at multiple small and large events, including local, provincial, and national conferences (Example)