Volunteer Appreciation

Special appreciation and recognition is given to the following individuals:

HALL OF FAME — Lifetime Members

  • Terry Pepler
  • Ken Plata
  • Michelle Quinn
  • Joan Thomas
  • Sharon Treacy
  • Mieke VanderKooy
  • Irene Visser
  • Marty Wamsley

HALL OF FAME — Gold Volunteers: 200+ Hours (2019)

  • Jude Buiks
  • Stephen Crowley
  • Dominique Wildeboer
  • Sasha Wilmott

HALL OF FAME — SILVER Volunteers: 100-199 Hours (2019)

  • Laura Clark
  • Susan Clewer
  • Christine Collings
  • Hugh Devine
  • Chris Grady
  • Judy Griggs
  • Lesley Hartman
  • Margaret Head
  • Noreen Hollingsworth
  • Sean Hollingsworth
  • Joe Lamb
  • Tom May
  • Jane Newton
  • Port Nelson Men’s Group
  • Karen Wolridge

HALL OF FAME — BRONZE Volunteers: 50-99 Hours (2019)

  • David Collings
  • Kevin Fitzgerald
  • Robin Rogers
  • Raz Sadiq
  • Glenn Thompson
  • Derrick Vander Horst
  • John Williamson

Volunteering is not only a great help to us,
it’s also incredibly rewarding for those who give their time.

Mayor’s Community Service Award


In 2019, the Burlington Food Bank was recognized with the Mayor’s Community Service Award for Not For Profit at the Burlington Chamber of Commerce Awards Gala. We do our best to directly help our community and we thank all of our Volunteers for doing such a great job!

Volunteer of the Year Awards


Each year, the Burlington Food Bank recognizes one volunteer with the Volunteer of the Year Award. Congratulations to our winners and we thank all of our Volunteers for doing such a great job!