Bruce Peninsula Hospice 9th Annual General Meeting and Volunteer Appreciation Dinner was held on October 29th at the The Royal Canadian Legion Branch, 202 Swan Lake Hall, north of Ferndale.
Chair Bev Ker (below) addressed the membership and spoke of the dedication of our volunteers and the growth we have experienced over the past year. Manager, Nancy Forgrave, reviewed the year’s activities and thanked the volunteers for their ongoing commitment to Hospice Palliative Care.
Paul Lavigne, director, reviewed our Strategic Plan for 2015 and the Financial Review was explained by Susan McCallum (below left), treasurer and David Warder (below right) from BDO.
Volunteers Marilyn Bullen (below left), Elaine Bell (below center), Eleanor Davis (below right) and Bev Ker were recognized for serving 5, 10 and 15 years.
The Legion Ladies served a delicious roast beef dinner and the volunteers enjoyed a social time together.
Confirmed and elected board members for 2015-2016 are: Bev Ker, Brad Inglis, Ann Schneider, Sally Gibson, Berdina Johnston, Susan McCallum, Paul Lavigne, Kathy Babin-Niven and Hugh Wilson.
Our organization is extremely grateful for the wonderful dedication and service of our retiring board members, MaryWinn Daykin and Valerie Kurck.