Volunteer of the Year Awards 2019
Alex Arseneau Volunteer of the Year - Sylvio Comeau, Habitation Sheila
Demonstrated support, sensitivity and encouragement for non-profit housing in their community, additional accomplishments in the non-profit housing sector, leadership and initiative within the sector, contribution in raising awareness about housing issues, amount of time and commitment involved in the volunteer work. Nominees must be volunteers with at least 5 years experience on a non-profit housing board.
Gary Glauser Leadership Award - Ron Steeves, Sussex Senior Housing
Awarded to an individual, either staff, volunteer or board member, who has had a significant impact in their role in the non-profit housing sector. This individual is an excellent role model, who inspires others to work creatively and collaboratively. Examples of this could include outstanding volunteer recruitment to the organization, mentorship, or connecting with other existing groups or services to produce efficient and effective results. The individual will also have a track record of promoting a work environment which is respectful and supportive.