Gilda’s Club Simcoe Muskoka awarded the John Graves Simcoe Medal of Excellence
Last evening Steve Periard, Chair of the Board and Kristen Dawson CEO and Program Director from Gilda’s Club Simcoe Muskoka.
John Graves Simcoe was a British army officer and the first Lieutenant Governor of Upper Canada. John Simcoe dedicated his life to making Canada the best place in the world to live.
To commemorate Canada’s 150th anniversary, MP Alex Nuttall presented a number of individuals and organizations in Barrie – Springwater – Oro-Medonte who have gone above and beyond to serve our community and country.
We wish to congratulate our fellow recipients: Barrie Ribbons of Hope; Candlelighters Simcoe; Hospice Simcoe; May Court Club of Barrie; Seasons Centre for Grieving Children; Rotary Club of Barrie; Rotary Club of Barrie-Kempenfelt; Rotary Club of Barrie-Huronia and many others who were also awarded the John Graves Simcoe Medal of Excellence.