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Community Excellence Award Winners – 2021 Campaign

Welcome to the United Way Award

Presented to workplaces that have introduced themselves to The United Way this year with vitality, excitement and achieved excellent results.

Top Five Employee Giving

The following organizations were recognized for being the 5 workplaces that raised the most money in 2021 through employee giving and special events.  

Top Five Corporate Giving

The following organizations were recognized for giving the top five corporate donations to the United Way in 2021.  

Quantum Leap Award

Presented to the organization that experienced exceptional growth in their 2021 campaign. 

Everyday Hero Award

Presented to the workplace that has the most “Everyday Heroes”. An “Everyday Hero” gives $1 or more per day for a year. 

100% Giving Award

Presented to a workplace that has 100% employee giving to the United Way campaign.  

Cornerstone Award

Presented to the workplace that has made a substantial contribution to the United Way over the past 15 years.

United In Action Award

Throughout the pandemic, local organizations, workplace champions, and businesses have stepped up to become United in Action. Presented to the workplaces who have demonstrated their #LocalLove

Valued Community Partner Award

Presented to an organization that supported the United way through an innovative partnership or sponsorship.

Outstanding Campaign Volunteer Award

Presented to the ECCs who used their creativity, enthusiasm, and leadership to run an inspirational campaign.

  1. Ginny Hourihan (Bayview Credit Union)
  2. Cathy Anderson (Costco)
  3. Shannon McLaughlin (Cox & Palmer)
  4. Karl McCarthy (BMO)
  5. Tom McDermott (NB Power)
  6. Chloe Murphy (Saint John Energy)
  7. Emin Civi (UNB Saint John)
  8. Susan Carpenter (Veteran’s Affairs)
  9. Debbie McLeod (Social Development)
  10. Gord McNamee (Wyndham)
  11. Trudy Atherton-Hall (EUB)
  12. Alexandra Fournier (DAL MED)
  13. Janice Legere (Emera)
  14. Michelle Cook (Innovatia)
  15. Tracy Kilpatrick (Irving Paper)
  16. Derek Ross (Saint John Fire)
  17. Deanna McHugh (Scotiabank)
  18. Steven Frits (Scotiabank – Sussex)
  19. Tracy Duffy (Stewart McKelvey)
  20. Christopher Riley (Synoptek)
  21. Wanda-Lee Pardy (TD Insurance)

Outstanding Campaign Team Award

Presented to campaign teams that effectively used teamwork and strategic thinking to improve their campaigns.

Best Overall Non-Profit Giving Campaign

Presented to a funded partner agency who has demonstrated what it means to build a better community by supporting their local United Way Campaign.