Results: 2010

  • 2010 Dedication Award - Toronto

    Almut Vogel

    Almut is a consistent ambassador for the Canadian Hearing Society mission in all domains. She puts her clients’ needs forward and continuously markets CHS’ programs and services. Her creative approach to providing information to clients shows her commitment to promoting informed decision-making and program development.

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  • 2010 Dedication Award - Toronto

    Maria Costa

    Maria began working with St. Christopher House 10 years ago. Maria’s dedication and commitment are apparent in everything she does. No matter how small the task she takes on, it’s integral to St. Christopher’s community development goals. Maria is always wearing her community development hat, whether on or off the job. Maria is a knowledgeable […]

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  • 2010 Dedication Award - Toronto

    Andreia Alvares

    Andreia is an excellent Community Living Toronto representative within the community, and is a wonderful role model for others. Andreia works with a person-centred approach and is very focused on supporting the individuals she works with. She strives toward inclusion and provides many opportunities for integration. Andreia applies innovative approaches to create community partnerships that […]

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  • 2010 Leadership Award - Toronto

    Debra Shime

    As Executive Director at University Settlement, Debra Shime illustrates leadership on a daily basis through her participation in a variety of networks, commitment to diversity and “one team—one goal” approach to all she does. Debra’s leadership and dedication has increased the agency’s budget, opened a new office in North York and has created junior management […]

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  • 2010 Leadership Award - Toronto

    Theola Ross

    Theola’s work and leadership go beyond her role as Outreach Worker at Native Child and Family Services. She not only inspires Aboriginal youth to take charge of their lives and overcome barriers such as poverty, addiction and family violence, but trains the youth to assume outreach roles themselves in order to foster empowerment within each […]

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  • 2010 Leadership Award - Toronto

    Andrew Fuller

    Andrew is the head chef at St. Stephen’s meal program, which is responsible for serving breakfast and lunch to approximately 200 homeless and socially isolated individuals on a daily basis. He is also the lead in coordinating and training a team of diverse and socially challenged volunteers to prepare, cook and serve the meals on […]

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  • 2010 Innovation Award - Toronto

    Sue Marsh-Woods

    Sue has continually been demonstrating innovation and creativity throughout her 25-year career at CNIB. She demonstrates true unwavering commitment to clients and their families. Sue has accomplished a great deal at CNIB as an Orientation and Mobility Instructor, and now in Children and Youth programming. She is never afraid to take a risk to meet […]

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  • 2010 Innovation Award - Toronto

    Mary-Kay McVicar

    Through her work at Street Health Community Nursing Foundation, Mary-Kay works tirelessly at eradicating assumptions and stereotypes around both drug users and sex workers. By taking on a peer-based approach to her work, Mary-Kay has created a system that quickly reaches clients efficiently and empowers them to redefine themselves as coordinators and mentors within the […]

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  • 2010 Innovation Award - Toronto

    Zabrina Babbington

    Zabrina illustrated great innovation and creativity when acting as Project Coordinator for the Green Change Project, which led to phenomenal success for her agency, Jane/Finch Community and Family Centre. She was instrumental in the success of this project, which was originally planned to be delivered over two years’ time, but due to funding only had […]

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  • 2010 Partnership Award - Toronto

    Rachel McGarry

    As the manager of the Ready for School Connects program, Rachel is responsible for ensuring the delivery of the school readiness program for newcomer families. Rachel seeks out and develops effective partnerships that are essential in order for the program to be successful. Rachel is able to forge, develop and maintain the strong partnerships that […]

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