Senior Volunteer of the Year Awards

Senior Volunteer of the Year Awards

Senior volunteers from area municipalities were honoured for the 25th year, at the June Dr. Trefry Centre Diner's Club on Tuesday June 25th.

Almost 150 people from across the North Shore and St. Joseph Island filled the Legion Hall in Richard Landing, to enjoy a BBQ luncheon for the monthly Diner's Club and live music by Nostalgia Live.

Presenters from 5 municipalities spoke about their 2019 Senior of the Year and the good work they've done within the community. MP Carol Hughes also attended the event and presented certificates to each Senior of the Year from her office and the office of MPP Michael Mantha

Below are photos of the 2019 winners. Not able to attend the awards ceremony were Robert Jerrard-Township of Hilton and Bernie and Jim Crosby-Townhip of Jocelyn.

MMAA Senior of the Year Nancy Johnson (L) Mayor Lynn Watson (R).
MMAA Senior of the Year Nancy Johnson (L) Mayor Lynn Watson (R).
Tarbutt Township Acting Mayor Lennie Smith (L) Senior of the Year Jack Perry (R).
Tarbutt Township Acting Mayor Lennie Smith (L) Senior of the Year Jack Perry (R).

 

Township of Johnson presenter Arlene Hunter (L) and Senior of the Year Pat McKinnon (R).
Township of Johnson presenter Arlene Hunter (L) and Senior of the Year Pat McKinnon (R).
MP Carol Hughes (L) Senior of the Year Laurel Hendrick (C) Village of Hilton Beach Paula Cormier (R).
MP Carol Hughes (L) Senior of the Year Laurel Hendrick (C) Village of Hilton Beach Paula Cormier (R).
Township of St. Joseph Lorraine Aelick (L) Senior of the Year Joan & Ross Bishop (C) MP Carol Hughes (R).
Township of St. Joseph Lorraine Aelick (L) Senior of the Year Joan & Ross Bishop (C) MP Carol Hughes (R).