OUTSTANDING MANITOBANS CHOSEN TO RECEIVE THE ORDER OF MANITOBA

May 12, 2021

May 12, 2021 Twelve Manitobans, whose contributions encompass a broad range of endeavours and accomplishments, will soon receive the Order of Manitoba, the province’s highest honour. The formal investiture ceremony is tentatively scheduled to be held on July 15, 2021, at the Manitoba Legislative Building, subject to the COVID-19 Pandemic Response System. The Order of … Continued

LIEUTENANT-GOVERNOR REQUESTS NOMINATIONS FOR LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR’S MAKE A DIFFERENCE COMMUNITY AWARDS

May 10, 2021

May 10, 2021 Nominations are still being accepted for the Lieutenant Governor’s Make a Difference Community Awards, which are presented annually to six deserving individuals from across the province. The awards will be presented virtually at the 38th Annual Volunteer Awards celebration to be broadcast via Facebook on Thursday, Sept. 23. The awards recognize individuals … Continued

CELEBRATING VOLUNTEERS FROM COAST TO COAST TO COAST

April 19, 2021

April 19, 2021 “As we celebrate volunteer week across Canada April 18 to 24 along with the 20th Anniversary of the International Year of the Volunteer, I am grateful for and proud of the thousands of Manitobans who enrich life in our province every day,” Lt.-Gov. Janice Filmon said. “I am pleased to join with … Continued

LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR’S AWARD FOR ADVANCEMENT OF INTERRELIGIOUS UNDERSTANDING TO BE PRESENTED FEBRUARY 16

January 14, 2021

January 14, 2021 John Longhurst will receive the Lieutenant Governor’s Award for the Advancement of Interreligious Understanding in a virtual ceremony on Tuesday, February 16 at 7 pm .  Advance registration is required. To register for the event please visit  https://us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZAqdOurpjMvHNfoH_J9cQ8v52Argt9-Sf7a.” “In this province where we so proudly embrace multiculturalism, Mr. Longhurst’s vision, passion and … Continued

LIEUTENANT-GOVERNOR REQUESTS NOMINATIONS FOR ANNUAL HISTORICAL AWARD

January 4, 2021

January 4, 2021 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.   “Since 2011, this award has recognized individuals from cities and towns throughout Manitoba, who … Continued

OUTSTANDING MANITOBANS CHOSEN TO RECEIVE THE ORDER OF MANITOBA

September 10, 2020

September 10, 2020 Twelve Manitobans, whose contributions encompass a broad range of endeavours and accomplishments, will today receive the Order of Manitoba, the province’s highest honour. An intimate, reduced-capacity investiture ceremony will take place at the Manitoba Legislative Building, which will comply with all public health guidelines.  The ceremony will be streamed live today and … Continued

LIEUTENANT-GOVERNOR PRESENTS HISTORICAL PRESERVATION AWARD TO FIVE MANITOBANS

September 8, 2020

September 8, 2020 Lt.-Gov. Janice C. Filmon will present the Lieutenant Governor’s Historical Preservation and Promotion awards at 5 p.m. today at Government House to five Manitobans for their prolonged, meritorious service in the preservation and promotion of the province’s history and heritage.  Recipients are: Jean Ammeter (Headingley); John Burchill (Winnipeg);  Gordon Crossley (Winnipeg); Gail … Continued