Chris Glover MPP, Spadina–Fort York

Government of Ontario

Community Recognition 2024

Thank you to everyone who attended the 4th Annual Community Recognition Ceremony held at Waterfront Neighbourhood Centre on Saturday, February 24.

It was an incredible afternoon and an honour to be in the presence of so many wonderful people doing such amazing work in the riding.

Congratulations to all of this year’s recipients:

Arts & Culture Advocates:
Artists Against Homelessness

Richard Todd and Chris Birkett lead Artists Against Homelessness

Business Leaders:
Ajay Chahal
Arthur Geringas
Heather Gardner
Method Collective
Nadine Farida Milne

Community Leaders:
April Engelberg
Carolyn Wong
Edita Tahirovic
Ephraim Mwaura
Jennifer Horvath
Julie Beddoes
Meredith Low
Michael Bethke
Saida Zakrzewski
Suzanne Kavanagh
William Shane
Waterfront Neighbourhood Centre

Ephraim Mwaura and the Kenyan Canadian Association

Disability Advocates:
Kateryna Zanyk
Shelley Gautier

Environment Advocates:
Francesca Bouaoun

Indigenous Leaders:
Jamie Gillis
Keith McCrady

Jamie Gillis received recognition for his many years of volunteer work

Seniors Advocates:
Bella Beazer

Youth Leaders:
Shaneen “Middle” Cotterell
Xavier Baldwin

Shaneen "Middle" Cotterell was recognized for their work with youth

Lifetime Achievement:
Cynthia Wilkey
John Wilson

Cindy Wilkey and John Wilson co-chaired West Don Lands Committee for 26 years

Special Posthumous Award:
Kevin Lee