Winners 2018

Congratulations to all winners of the 1st Montreal Volunteer Awards Gala!

We hilight the participation of all finalists, the choice was difficult. Relive the Gala by visiting our Facebook album. Pictures are now available.


Special Mention

Special Mention Award                                       

Chantal Fontaine

Since 1994, Chantal has been a volunteer
spokesperson for Le Regroupement pour la Trisomie
21. Since 2017, she is the spokesperson for the
Montreal Volunteer Awards Gala.

         Chantal Fontaine - porte-parole

Recognition Awards

Employer-Supported Volunteering Award     

Keurig Canada

Proposed by Accueil Bonneau

Keurig supports the commitment of its employees,
who have accumulated 25 volunteering days and
served nearly 20,000 meals to homeless since 2015.


Volunteer Manager Award

Pierre Desmarteaux

Proposed by SARA d'Anjou

Through his innovative management practices,
Pierre has doubled his number of volunteers and
created a strategic plan and training program in
only three years!
 Pierre Desmarteaux

Group Volunteering Award

Choquette Family

Proposed by Little Brothers

The Choquettes have been helping their old friends
for nearly 20 years by offering them transportation,
preparing them meals at Christmas, and dancing
with them!
 Les Choquette

Innovative Volunteer Award

Alain Nonat

A trained lyrical musician, Alain founded
Lyrichorégra in 1976 and organizes concerts,
festivals, and exhibitions on an international scale.
 Alain Nonat

Volunteer Public Personality Award

Josée Boudreault

Proposed by Heart and Stroke Foundation

In 2016 and 2017, Josée suffered two strokes. Since
then, she has helped thousands of people learn to
recognize the signs of a stroke through campaigns
and testimonials at the heart of her cause.
 Josée Boudreault

Tribute Awards recipients

Junior League of Montreal Award

Moisson Montréal

Represented by Mr. Richard Daneau, executive director
              Moisson Montreal

Women's Volunteer Service Award

Kateri Decary

 Katéri Decary

Service bénévole de Montréal Award

Bernadette Nagy

  Bernadette Nagy

Centre d'action bénévole de Montréal Award

Eva Mask

  Eva Mask