Results: Halifax

  • 2019 Dedication Award - Halifax

    Corey Wright

    As a Transition Support Worker of the John Howard Society and a volunteer with 902ManUp, Corey has been involved intensively in his community since his release from incarceration. His participation in an improvised play was a key activity that created community support for 902ManUp, an organization of “real men giving real time making real change”. […]

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  • 2019 Dedication Award - Halifax

    Kevin Little

    In his ten years as Community Outreach Facilitator with the Public Good Society of Dartmouth, Kevin has assisted more than 1,900 clients by connecting them with services they need to better their lives. There are few people in downtown and north end Dartmouth who do not know him. A valued, collaborative community partner, Kevin receives […]

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  • 2019 Dedication Award - Halifax

    Kari Plaggenborg

    In the words of her award nominator, “Kari makes you feel like you are never a problem, it’s never a burden, and she absolutely will do whatever she can for you.” Kari specializes in leading programs that are inclusive, safe and joyful for people with a wide range of abilities. Creative and caring, she leaves no one behind…

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  • 2019 Dedication Award - Halifax

    Jessie Dale

    Jessie Dale is coordinator of the Mobile Food Market, which brings healthy, high quality, affordable foods to Halifax neighbourhoods with food access issues. When she discovered that some seniors could not make the short trip to the Titus Park summer market, Jessie hopped into action and wrote her first ever grant to secure funds to […]

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  • 2019 Dedication Award - Halifax

    Dave Green

    Dave is a dedicated Registered Massage Therapist (RMT) who founded FUNSports to help kids from marginalized communities gain access to a wider range of sports. The inspiration came when he helped a long-term friend raise her two sons in Uniake Square. He quickly recognized that there was a lack of funding for underprivileged communities when […]

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  • 2019 Dedication Award - Halifax

    Bonnie Hill

    Bev is co-executive director of our Halifax-Dartmouth branch, where she manages two social clubs. She works tirelessly to ensure the clubs have the necessary resources to operate effectively, always putting people first. Everyone around her is inspired to work for change because Bev “walks the talk.” One minute she may be participating in a kitchen […]

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  • 2019 Dedication Award - Halifax

    Bev Candham

    Bev is co-executive director of our Halifax-Dartmouth branch, where she manages two social clubs. She works tirelessly to ensure the clubs have the necessary resources to operate effectively, always putting people first. Everyone around her is inspired to work for change because Bev “walks the talk.” One minute she may be participating in a kitchen […]

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  • 2017 Dedication Award - Halifax

     Sandra Weagle

    Sandra came to work in May of 2012. In October of 2012 she organized a fundraising Jamboree and has been doing so every year since. The first year she raised 1800, last year she raised 6000. This fall will be the 5th anniversary of the event. Sandra is the initial contact with residents looking for […]

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  • 2017 Dedication Award - Halifax

    Lillian Munroe

    There are so many samples and Lillian could fit into them all up above but I have chosen three to speak on. Lillian has been a steadfast employee for over 30 years and has missed less than 10 days sick time since starting over 30 years ago. This time was because her husband had a […]

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  • 2017 Dedication Award - Halifax

    Paul MacMillan

    Has volunteered to organize Running Club consistently once/week during the school year since 2014, ending each school year with a run in the Bluenose! 2. Connected us with Doctors of Nova Scotia Kids Run series, providing the kids with Running Logs, Running gear, and sponsored spots to run in the Bluenose 4k Youth Run. Runs […]

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