The West Island of Montreal Chamber of Commerce’s Accolades Gala 2017 – Volunteer West Island a Winner!
Shortlisted amongst the three finalists in the category of community service, Volunteer West Island was selected as the recipient of the Partage-Action Community Service Award. Present to receive the honour were Executive Director Lynda Barrett and Board President Anne Pertus.
Since its inception in 1978, the West Island of Montreal Chamber of Commerce has been the voice of the West Island business community, encouraging and promoting the development of this important aspect of West Island life. More than 300 members were on hand at the 2017 Accolades Gala to celebrate the recipients in 10 categories, chosen from amongst 127 nominees, as they received their awards.
About Volunteer West Island
For over forty years, Volunteer West Island has recruited enthusiastic, skilled and dedicated volunteers to meet the diverse needs of the Montreal West Island community. Volunteers mentor children, feed the hungry, comfort the lonely, beautify local green spaces and provide front-line services to support hundreds of groups and charitable organizations.
To find learn how you can volunteer, visit: http://cabvwi.org/i-want-to-volunteer.