2019 Mayor’s Award for Volunteer Spirit
We are very proud to congratulate Ann Thompson, our Board Vice-President, who won the 2019 Mayor’s Award for Volunteer Spirit at the Volunteer Ottawa VOscars on April 17! Ann exemplifies the spirit of volunteering in Ottawa. She has volunteered thousands of hours consistently for over 30 years, dedicating herself to improving the lives of marginalized and isolated people from a large variety of countries and backgrounds. She has been involved with in-home support for over 1,800 newcomers from over 80 countries.