2013 National Philanthropy Day



Charles Sirois, Chairman of Telesystem Ltd., Chairman of the Board of CIBC, Founder and Chairman of the Board Enablis


Pierre Boivin, President and CEO, Claridge Inc., Award for Outstanding Volunteer 2012

Joelle Berdugo Adler, President and CEO, Diesel Canada and Founder, ONEXONE

Alain Drolet, Maintenance Mechanic, Aluminerie de Bécancour, Special Mention in the Category Outstanding Volunteer 2012

Sarah Cook, Volunteer and Founder, Sarah Cook Fund for paediatric oncology, Award for Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy 2012

Diane Derome, CEO, Caisse populaire Place Desjardins

Michèle Thibodeau-DeGuire, Chair of the Board of Directors, Corporation de l’École Polytechnique, Lifetime Achievement Award 2012

Ugo Dionne, President, Versalys and Co-Founder, Bénévoles d’affaires

François Gratton, President, TELUS Quebec and Atlantic Canada


Philanthropist of the Year
Lorne Trottier
President, Matrox Electronic Systems

Volunteer of the Year
Sheila Kussner
Founder and Chairman, Hope and Cope

Outstanding Philanthropic Career
Nahid Aboumansour
CEO, Petites-mains

Philanthropic Corporation of the Year (less than 250 employees)

Philanthropic Corporation of the Year (over 250 employees)
National Bank

Youth in Philanthropy (less than 18 years old)
Ariane Thomas

Youth in Philanthropy (18 to 25 years old)
Daniel Khoury

Award for Jury’s Pick
Private Schools’ 1 km Youth Challenge for Sainte-Justine Hospital