LIEUTENANT-GOVERNOR TO RECEIVE FIRST POPPY OF ANNUAL LEGION CAMPAIGN

October 19, 2017 LIEUTENANT-GOVERNOR TO RECEIVE FIRST POPPY OF ANNUAL LEGION CAMPAIGN At 10:30 a.m. tomorrow, Lt.-Gov. Janice Filmon will be presented with the first poppy of this year’s annual Royal Canadian Legion fundraiser in Room 235, Legislative Building, by Comrade Ronn Anderson, chairman, poppy campaign, Royal Canadian Legion, Manitoba and Northwestern Ontario Command. The … Continued

TWELVE MANITOBANS TO RECEIVE ORDER OF MANITOBA JULY 13

Twelve Manitobans, whose contributions encompass a broad range of endeavors and accomplishments, will be invested into the Order of Manitoba in this, the 150th anniversary of Confederation, at a special ceremony to be held at 4 p.m., Thursday, July 13 in Room 200 in the Manitoba Legislative Building. The Order of Manitoba, the province’s highest … Continued

OUTSTANDING MANITOBANS CHOSEN TO RECEIVE THE ORDER OF MANITOBA

Twelve Manitobans, whose contributions encompass a broad range of endeavours and accomplishments, will be invested into the Order of Manitoba in this, the 150 the anniversary of Confederation, at a special ceremony to be held at 4 p.m., Thursday, July 13 in Room 200 in Manitoba Legislative Building. The Order of Manitoba, the province’s highest … Continued

LIEUTENANT-GOVERNOR TO PRESENT AWARD FOR ADVANCEMENT OF INTERRELIGIOUS UNDERSTANDING

Lt.-Gov. Janice Filmon will present the Lieutenant Governor’s Award for the Advancement of Interreligious Understanding to Devon Clunis at a ceremony at Government House at tomorrow at 5 p.m. Throughout his life, Clunis has believed the most effective way to make sustainable, positive social change is through multidisciplinary collaborative approaches that include the faith-based community … Continued

LIEUTENANT-GOVERNOR REQUESTS NOMINATIONS FOR VOLUNTEER SERVICE AWARDS

Lt.-Gov. Janice C. Filmon is requesting nominations for the Lieutenant Governor’s Volunteer Service Awards which are presented annually to six worthy individuals who represent the north, rural and urban areas of the province. The awards will be presented at the annual Volunteer Awards banquet held during volunteer week on April 25 at the RBC Convention … Continued

NOMINATIONS REQUESTED FOR ANNUAL HISTORICAL PRESERVATION AWARD

Lt.-Gov. Janice Filmon is encouraging the public to nominate a worthy Manitoban who has provided prolonged and meritorious service in the preservation and promotion of Manitoba history for an award, presented in consultation with the Manitoba Historical Society. “As we celebrate 150 years of Canada throughout 2017, acknowledging community-minded individuals who devote their time and … Continued

2018 ORDER OF MANITOBA NOMINATIONS CLOSE JAN. 31

Individuals wishing to nominate deserving citizens for the province’s highest honour, the Order of Manitoba, have until Jan. 31 to submit names for consideration in 2018. Each year, up to 12 Manitoba citizens or former residents of the province who have demonstrated excellence and achievement leading to the improvement of the social, cultural or economic … Continued

LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR TO PRESENT GOVERNOR GENERAL’S SOVEREIGN’S MEDAL FOR VOLUNTEERS TO STEINBACH’S HANK KLASSEN

Long-time Food Bank Volunteer Recognized For More Than 35 Years of Dedicated Community Service: Lt.-Gov. Filmon On behalf of His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnson, Governor General of Canada, Her Honour the Honourable Janice Filmon, Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba, will present the Governor General’s Sovereign’s Medal for Volunteers to Hank Klassen at the Steinbach … Continued