As part of the celebrations for Canada's 150th birthday, Karen Vecchio, Member of
Parliament for Elgin-Middlesex-London and Jeff Yurek, Member of Provincial Parliament
for Elgin-Middlesex-London, will be recognizing individuals and organizations that
have made our riding what it is today.
Recognizing Service and Community Involvement during Canada's 150th BirthdayRecognizing
Service and Community Involvement during Canada's 150th BirthdayNominations are
now open for Elgin-Middlesex-London Canada 150 Awards.
"Our Community's deep roots in agriculture and the contributions of faith communities,
service clubs and many volunteers have played an important role in our history,"
said Karen Vecchio. "There is no better way to celebrate this important year than
by recognizing the outstanding contributions of the people who have made Elgin-Middlesex-London
Vecchio and Yurek are working together to celebrate Canada 150th Birthday in Elgin-Middlesex-London
by scheduling a local celebration September 10th.
"This is a very important year marking the 150th year since Confederation. I am
pleased to partner with MP Vecchio to announce that nominations are now open to
recognize individuals and organizations in Elgin-Middlesex-London for their contributions
in our community," said Jeff Yurek. "I encourage anyone to participate in the nomination
Nominations are open to residents of Elgin-Middlesex-London only. Submissions are
due by Monday, July 24, 2017.
For more information, please visit:
www.karenvecchiomp.ca for the nomination categories and package.