Senate 150 Medal

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Senate 150th Anniversary Medals awarded to Albertans in recognition of contributions made to their communities

by Senator Betty Unger

NEWS RELEASE OTTAWA, May 14, 2018 – Senator Betty Unger today awarded the Senate of Canada’s 150th Commemorative Medal to three Alberta residents and four Alberta organizations in recognition of their significant contributions to their communities. “Albertans embody the spirit of volunteering,” Senator Unger said. “In the last General Social Survey from Statistics Canada in […]

Senate 150th Anniversary Medals to be awarded to seven Albertans in recognition of significant contributions made to their communities

by Senator Betty Unger

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE OTTAWA, April 24, 2018 – Senator Betty Unger will be awarding the Senate of Canada’s 150th Commemorative Medal to three Alberta residents and four Alberta organizations in recognition of their significant contributions to their communities. “This medal celebrates the sesquicentennial anniversary of the first sitting of the Senate on November […]

Fourteen Albertans to receive a Senate 150th Medal in recognition of significant contributions made to their communities

by Senator Betty Unger

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE OTTAWA, October 19, 2017 – Fourteen Albertans have been selected to receive the Senate of Canada’s 150th Commemorative Medal in recognition of their significant contributions to their communities.  Recipients were chosen from nominations submitted to Senator Betty Unger from Albertans during the summer-long nomination process. “I was delighted to receive […]

Senator Unger calls on public for Canada 150 nominations

by David Feil

Cochrane Times | July 25, 2017 As part of the sesquicentennial, the Senate of Canada is issuing commemorative medals to over 1,200 Canadians who have made outstanding contributions to their home town, province and the country as a whole. “It’s a medal with which we would like to honour people we have never honoured before,” […]