BBB Torch Awards for Ethics
The 2021 Torch Awards application will open April 30, 2021. Check back for more details.

Congratulations to our Torch Award Recipients!

A Torch Award is the most prestigious BBB award presented to exceptional organizations for their dedication to integrity and ethical business practices. BBB Accreditation is not required, however, to be considered, businesses must meet all BBB Standards for Accreditation.

The Torch Awards embodies the Better Business Bureau mission of advancing trust in the marketplace.

Spark Awards are eligible for businesses that are less than 5 years old and demonstrate an investment in their regions Character, Culture and Community. 

East Washington & North Idaho

About the Torch Awards for Ethics

BBB Torch Awards are open to all businesses and 501(c)(3) public charities within our service areas. BBB Accreditation is not required, however, to be considered, businesses must meet all BBB Standards for Accreditation. All finalists and recipients were separated into these categories. 

  • Tier 1 – Companies with 10 or less full-time employees
  • Tier 2 – Companies with 11 or more full-time employees
  • Charities – Registered 501(c)(3) organizations 

After our internal teams established our finalists, a panel of independent judges evaluated all finalist submissions to award our recipients.

2019 Torch Award Winners

  • TIER 1: Collins Excavation and Services, Inc.

  • TIER 2: Renewal by Andersen of Alaska

  • SPARK: Home Care Assistance Alaska

  • CHARITY: Bean’s Cafe, Inc. & The Children’s Lunchbox

  • TIER 1: All Travel Guru

  • TIER 2: Precision Tax Relief, LLC

  • SPARK: Arrottas Automax

  • SPARK: New Beginnings Spokane, LLC

  • TIER 1: 808Nanny, LLC

  • TIER 2: Lawson & Associates, Inc.

  • CHARITY: Kauai Independent Food Bank

  • TIER 1: Hi-line Service and Hydraulics

  • SPARK: Edible Arrangements

  • CHARITY: Warriors and Quiet Waters Foundation

  • TIER 1: Elite Relocation Services

  • TIER 2: Axiom Eco-Pest Control

  • SPARK: Superior NW Home Inspections

  • CHARITY: Children’s Cancer Association

  • TIER 2: Heart ‘n Home Hospice

  • SPARK: Cascade Student Transportation

  • SPARK: The Service Center

  • CHARITY: Boise Rescue Mission Ministries


  • TIER 1: G P Automotive

  • TIER 2: Transblue, LLC

  • SPARK: Laundry Out!

  • SPARK: Walk This Way Dogs

  • CHARITY: Seattle’s Union Gospel Mission