MP Eglinski Congratulates Award Recipients – July 21, 2017

MP Eglinski Congratulates Award Recipients

July 21, 2017

OTTAWA:  Jim Eglinski, Member of Parliament for Yellowhead, is pleased to recognize local recipients of Senator Doug Black’s Senator Contribution Award. This award is presented to nominated individuals throughout Alberta who make important volunteer contributions to their communities.

Senator Black is an elected Alberta Senator who handed out the award to 219 Albertans as part of Canada’s 150th birthday celebrations, noting the importance of recognizing exceptional individuals who make contributions to our communities.

“I am proud to know that there are so many local residents who are willing to invest in our communities, and in each other. It is people like this who help make our riding one of the best in Canada,” stated MP Eglinski.

Local Recipients of the 2017 Senator’s Contribution Award
Community 2017 Recipient
Alberta Beach Mr. Marvin Eckert
Mrs. Anita Theriault
Brazeau County Mrs. Linda Floden
Mrs. Sherry Schmidt
Lac Ste. Anne County Ms. Charlotte Arthur
Ms. Esther Hickman
Leduc County Mrs. Audrey Kelto
Ms. Pearl Gregor
Mr. John Schonewille
His Worship John Waley
Parkland County Mr. Denny Andrews
Ms. Arlaine Monaghan
Town of Drayton Valley Ms. Nicole Nadeau
Mrs. Lillian Ross
Town of Edson Ms. Anne Auriat
Ms. Shari McDowell
Town of Hinton Ms. Jacqueline Delisle
Ms. Diane Watson
Town of Onoway Mr. Terry Slemko
Mrs. Yvonne Slemko
Village of Breton Mr. Darren Scott
Mr. Roy Young
Village of Warburg Ms. Leslie Nemeth
Mrs. Elaine Prenioslo
Yellowhead County Ms. Lori Rehn
Ms. Therese Thompkins

“I often brag that Yellowhead is the most beautiful riding because we have things like the Rocky Mountains and Boreal Forest. But I also believe it is because of the people, too,” concluded MP Eglinski.

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