The Kidney Foundation of Canada

National Recognition Program

The David Ornstein Distinguished Service Award

 

The late David Ornstein was a founding member of The Kidney Foundation of Canada. This award is given to an individual volunteer meriting special recognition for their work toward the significant growth, development or increased public recognition of The Kidney Foundation of Canada in a specific region at the Branch level.

Nomination Process

The latest recipient of the David Ornstein Distinguished Service Award is:

2019   Sylvie Charbonneau, QC

Past Recipients of this prestigious award include:

2018   Tetiana M. Gerych, QC
2017    Kurtis Krug, SK
2016    Chris Gobeil, QC; Kim Kearns, AB

2015    Dr. Manjula Gowrishankar, AB
2014    Simon Brodeur, QC
2013    Gordon Read, AB
2012    Dr. William Clark, ON; Faye Clark, N.B.; Susan Tkachuk, ON
2011    Sharon Gould, NS; Ken Merkley, BC; Marlene Smith, ON
2010    Michel Perron, QC
2009    Ann Henderson, NB
2008    Elmer Harris, NL
2007    Ron Walker, BC
2006    Denis Marquis, QC
2005    Stephanie Bowman, ON
2004    Curt Dittmer, SK
2003    Richard Davidson, AB
2002    Ken Bowman, ON
2001    Donnie MacAdam, NS
2000    Glenys Weston, AB
1999    Ronda White, AB
1998    George Grant, ON
1997    Diane Cochrane, SK
1996    Bruce Judah, NB
1995    Barrie Moulton, BC
1994    Roxie & Sidney Whitman, NS
1993    Vera Elliott, ON; Marie Prentice
1992    Gillian Litchinsky, ON
1991    Michelle Labelle
1990    Dr. George deVeber, ON
1989    Dr. A.J. McLeod, AB
1988    Ambrose Churko, SK; Leslie McLellan, NB
1987    Duncan Anderson, AB; Greg Robbins, ON
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986    Howard McNutt, NS
1985    Glenda Blissett, ON
1984    Doris Norman, NB
1983    Peg Venables, MB
1982    Scott Nason, NS (posthumously)
1981    Femmie Tenhove, AB
1980    Sybil Foley, NL
1979    Doris Ornstein, QC