2008 - Awards
Community Champion Award
On November 21, 2008, Margaret MacKinnon was presented with a Community Champion Award by the Rotary Club of Acton for her volunteer work with the Canadian Cancer Society co-ordinating rides for Acton cancer patients to their treatments.
It would not have been possible without the support of the wonderful drivers who have assisted her over the past eight years.
Thank you“¦you are the real champions!
Anderson, Doug Jenkins, the late Rev. Emrys
Barlow, Pauline Kilby, Ivan
Bonnette, Lou Leenders, Freda
Buckman, John Leenders, Joe
Christopher, Lucy Loghin, Elizabeth
Crimless, Ed Lumsden, Joy
Dan, Roy MacKinnon, Bob
Doberthein, Lorne McIntyre, the late Lloyd
Dodds, Herb Milligan, Mike
Foster, Gail Sale, Susan
Gray, Ivan Sale, David
Hargrave, the late George Tribe, Art
Holmes, the late Robert Whyte, Tammy
Ingles, Bill Wilson, Barbara
2007 - AWARDS
On Thursday, March 22, 2007 - the MacKinnon Family Funeral Home was awarded the Halton Hills Chamber of Commerce Civic Pride Business Achievement Award for 2006.
We were greatly honoured and wish to thank everyone who made this possible, Josey Bonnete for nominating us, Halton Hills Chamber of Commerce for selecting us, TV Cogeco for sponsoring this award, and all of those who came out to support us at the dinner.
From left to right - Ted Arnott, Member of Parliament for Wellington-Halton Hills,Councillor Clark Somerville, Mayor Rick Bonnette, Margaret MacKinnon,Helen Patterson, President, Halton Hills Chamber of Commerce, Bob MacKinnon,
Sandy French , TV Cogeco, and Paul Evans
Civic Pride Award Plaque - sponsored by TVCogeco
Plaque - presented by Mayor Rick Bonnette
Certificate - from
Regional Municipality of Halton
Certificate - from
Government of Ontario
Certificate from Member of Provincial Parliament for Halton
Certificate from Member of Parliament for Wellington-Halton Hills
We are proud to join the Civic Pride Award Honour Roll!
1994 - Tuitman's Garden Centre
1995 - Sheridan Nurseries
1996 - North Halton Golf & Country Club
1997 - The Williams Mill - Creative Arts Studio
1998 - Georgetown Denture Clinic
1999 - Canoe Country Outdoor Shop
2000 - Remembrance Park Millennium Project
2001 - Georgetown Farmers Market
2002 - The Olde Hide House, Leathertown Centre
2003 - Friends of the Old Seed House Garden
2004 - McDonald's (Beatty Foods Limited)
2005 - Limehouse Community
2006 - MacKinnon Family Funeral Home
We would also like to add a special word of thanks to Paul Evans, one of our licensed funeral directors who, in his spare time, painstakingly stripped all of the old paint from the building, refurbished the wood trim and repainted it. Thanks Paul...you did a great job!
PAUL HARRIS FELLOWSHIP AWARD
On Friday, April 27, 2007 Bob MacKinnon was honored by fellow Rotarians at The Rotary Club of Acton Gala Auction and Dinner with a Paul Harris Fellowship Award. This award is highly sought after by Rotarians and given to select members in appreciation of his/her service to the club. Bob was most appreciative and honored to join the list of Paul Harris Fellows. He completed his second term as President of the Acton Rotary Club in May, 2007.