Two North Shore residents were awarded one of the province's highest recognitions on Monday.
Sergio Cocchia and Robert Ho, both of West Vancouver, were given the Order of British Columbia, along with 10 other people from across the province in a ceremony at Government House.
Cocchia is a Vancouver-based entrepreneur who, along with his wife, has raised millions of dollars for charitable organizations through the Women's Media Golf Classic.
Ho is a philanthropist who has donated millions of dollars to health care institutions, including a donation of $10 million to Lion's Gate Hospital.
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