Volunteer of the Year Award

Awarded for exceptional contribution to the total well-being of children and youth in P.E.I. through service at the Local Home and School Association.

The P.E.I. Home and School Federation Inc. is pleased to announce the Annual Volunteer Award for exceptional contribution to the total well-being of children and youth in P.E.I. through service at the Local Home and School Association. The Volunteer Award will acknowledge and recognize the valuable contributions and achievements of excellence of individuals within a Home and School Association. One award will be presented annually during the Annual Meeting. The Board Members of the Federation will constitute the Selection Committee for this award.

Eligibility/Selection Criteria:

All Home and School Associations are invited to nominate a member from your Association who has demonstrated exceptional service to the well-being of children and youth as a Home and School volunteer and has made a significant contribution to improving the school environment for children and youth and must include the following information:

  1. Years of service in Local Home and School Association(s).
  2. Details of Home and School Executive and/or Committee work at the local level.
  3. Other information related to Home and School involvement.

Deadline for submissions:  March 4, 2022

Click here for criteria / nomination form

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Volunteer of the Year Award Recipient List

2019: Shirley McGinn (Posthumous), Prince Street Home and School Association, April 13, 2019

2018: Velma Vos, Central Queens Elementary Home and School Association, April 14, 2018

2017: Patricia Callaghan, Stratford Home and School Association, April 8, 2017

2016: Tracey Willoughby, Spring Park Home and School Association, April 9, 2016

2015: Tara Hill-Burke and Shelly Keenan, Souris Regional Home and School Association, April 11, 2015

2014: Gwen Clements, Bloomfield Home and School Association, April 12, 2014

2013: Brenda Fraser, Queen Charlotte Home and School Association, April 13, 2013

2012: Patricia McKenna, Kinkora High Home and School Association, April 14, 2012

2011: Teri Hall, Souris Consolidated Home and School Association, April 16, 2011

2010: Laura Lee Walsh (Posthumous), Montague Consolidated Home and School Association, April 17, 2010

2009: Suzanne Murphy, Westisle/ME Callaghan/St. Louis Associations, April 18, 2009

2008: Rhoda Speare, West Kent Home and School Association, April, 2008

2007: Katherine Linkletter, PEI Home and School Federation, April 14, 2007

2006: Lynn Thompson, Stone Park Home and School Association, April 8, 2006

2005: Bonnie MacDonald, Central Queen’s Home and School Association, April 20, 2002

2004: Anne Marie Arsenault, Miscouche Home and School Association, April 28, 2001

2003: Neila Auld, Englewood Home and School Association, April 12, 2003

2002: Bonnie MacDonald, Central Queen’s Home and School Association, April 20, 2002

2001: Anne Marie Arsenault, Miscouche Home and School Association, April 28, 2001

2000: Joanne Dykerman, Central Queen’s Home and School Association, April 15, 2000

1999: Karen MacAdam, St. Jean’s Home and School Association, April 24, 1999

1998: Kathy Jussaume, St. Jean’s Home and School Association, April 18, 1998