We are pleased to announce our photo of Meals on Bikes volunteer Jason Lescak has been selected for 1st place in the Volunteer BC sponsored National Volunteer Week Photo Contest. This years theme was Volunteers Cast a Beautiful Shadow. Full information and photo below. If you are interested in joining our volunteer team, please contact Suzanne Liddle at firstname.lastname@example.org or (604) 733-9177 ext 107.
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April 23, 2013
Outstanding Meals on Wheels Volunteers and Staff Recognized for Long Term Service
VANCOUVER, BC CANADA – On Wednesday April 24th, the Health and Home Care Society of BC (Care BC) will recognize their amazing volunteers and staff for outstanding long-term service, in line with events surrounding National Volunteer Week. This year we are pleased to recognize six volunteers with over 20 years of service to Western and Chinese Meals on Wheels in Vancouver and Richmond (four at 20 years and one at 25 and 30 years respectively).
Vice President of Care BC’s Board, Doug Purdie, will be hosting the pin and certificate ceremony. The Honourable Judith Guichon, OBC, Lieutenant Governor of British Columbia and Care BC Executive Director, Dr. Inge Schamborzki will also be in attendance.
The Health and Home Care Society of BC is an independent and BC-based not-for-profit organization. Since 1898, we have taken care of British Columbians through healthcare initiatives tailored to the communities we serve.