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Public Heroes Awards Ceremony & Dinner- GTA 2019

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Paradise Banquet & Convention Centre

7601 Jane Street

Vaughan, ON L4K 1X2

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Public Heroes GTA 2019 Awards Ceremony & Dinner

Keynote Address: Wendy Cukier, Former Vice President Research and Innovation of Ryerson University, Author and Speaker on Innovation

Lifetime Achievement Award: TBD

Master of Ceremonies: Kevin Frankish, Former Host, Breakfast TV

Charity Partner: Camp Bucko

* This year, our charity partner is Camp Bucko and a portion of the proceeds will be donated to this excellent organization.

** The program will start with a reception and networking session. The dinner and award ceremony will start at 7 pm. Please visit publicheroes.org in November for updates regarding the program and other details.

The goal of the awards is to recognize the dedication and excellence of individual members or team members of police, fire and paramedic services in GTA (including Canadian Armed Forces, RCMP, OPP, ORNGE and Corrections Ontario) for delivering their services in an ethnically and culturally diverse environment.

Award recipients are selected by a hosting & selection committee based on the following three criteria: “Altruism”, “Dedication” and “Community Involvement”.

Members of the Hosting & Selection Committee

Armand La Barge Retired Chief, York Regional Police
Bill Blair MP, Scarborough Southwest
Brad Bowie PCP, Peel Regional Paramedic Services
Bruce Farr Retired Chief, Toronto Paramedic Services
Bruce Newton Superintendent, Toronto Paramedic Services
Chuck Mercier Former Mayor, Township of Scugog
Colin Carrie Member of Parliament, Oshawa
Dave Ralph Retired Commander, Toronto Paramedic Services
Deryn Rizzi Deputy Chief, Vaughan Fire Department
Jagmeet Singh MPP, Bramalea-Gore-Malton
Johnny Bobbili Constable, Toronto Police
Lox Colquhoun Staff Sgt, Durham Regional Police Service
Mike Ewles Retired Chief, Durham Regional Police
Peter Yuen Deputy Chief, Toronto Police
Rahul Bhardwaj President & CEO, Toronto Community Foundation
Rob Akin Sergeant Major, RCMP ‘O’ Division
Rose Buhagiar Director, Toronto South Detention Centre
Tony Warr Retired Deputy Chief, Toronto Police
Usha George Dean, Faculty of Community Services, Ryerson University
Vergie Charlery Captain, Canadian Forces Recruiting Group

Nominations, Selection Process and Awards

One staff member or a team from each service in all four regions of GTA (Peel, York, Toronto, Durham) as well as members of RCMP, OPP, ORNGE, and Correctional Services will be awarded with Public Heroes Award. Nominations were submitted online by members of the public.

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Paradise Banquet & Convention Centre

7601 Jane Street

Vaughan, ON L4K 1X2

Canada

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