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    Leadership Awards – Lower Mainland

    A Port Coquitlam organization that helps people with mental health challenges announced Monday its dedication and leadership award recipients.

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    United Way recognizes outstanding partners

    United Way of Peel Region recognized outstanding partners and dedicated frontline social service staff at the organization’s Annual General Meeting recently.

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    Bhayana Family Foundation Awards honour the unsung heroes of Peel’s social sector

    When Kelly Rumney, 52, first started working in the social sector some four decades ago, the job had few perks, but it was fulfilling. Little has changed over the years, except now the demand for services has grown exponentially, while the funding has not kept pace.

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    United Way of Peel recognizes partners and staff members

    The United Way of Peel Region recognized its partners and frontline social service staff for their services and commitment to bringing positive change in people’s lives.

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    National Philanthropy Day – Globe & Mail November 15, 2015

    The power to transform communities – National Philanthropy Day (NPD) – is the day for celebrating the positive impact of philanthropy all across the globe. For Canadians, the date holds a special significance.

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    Bhayana Foundation awards honour United Way partners

    While a good deed is its own reward, recognition and recompense is justified for service above and beyond the call of duty.

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    Strength in Community

    Community, suggests Ruth Cohen, is good medicine — maybe the best. And keeping people engaged, especially those most at risk of being cast aside from that community, is what keeps the whole intact and healthy.

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    Proud of our of the 2014 Bhayana Family Award

    Today at the 2014 Bhayana Family Foundation awards for the United Way Agencies Staff.

    So proud of our On Your Mark tutoring and mentoring program staff, Mireya and Chantel who were recognized for their work helping Portuguese and Spanish speaking youth at risk of failing school.

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    Leadership Achievements at CANES Community Care

    red Peters, Board Chair of CANES Community Care (CANES) is very pleased to announce that Mike Valkama, Chief Operating Officer (COO) at CANES, has been honoured with a Leadership Award presented in Toronto on December 3rd by the Bhayana Family Foundation, and United Way Toronto. This award is presented annually to a select group of leaders in the not-for-profit community within Toronto who demonstrate exemplary leadership capabilities and play an exceptional role in helping others contribute to the success of CANES Community Care.

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    Congratulations to Agazi Afewerki

    Congratulations to Agazi Afewerki , the coordinator of the TD Centre of Learning and co-founder of the Youth Empowering Parents (YEP), for winning this year’s Bhayana Family Foundation Award for leadership.

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