"The Order of Thompson", modelled after the well known "Order of Canada" is presented to a recipient recognized as an outstanding citizen who has created a legacy within the community. The "Order of Thompson" is awarded each year during the Thompson Community Foundation Fall Gala.
If you would like to nominate someone for this prestigious award, please contact the Thompson Community Office at 204-281-3110 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Past Recipients of The Order of Thompson
Fred Palmer 2019
Sya Gregovski 2018
Tom O'Brien 2017
Nick Di Virgilio 2016
John Donovan 2015
Ted Smook 2014
Adrian DeGroot 2013
Red Sangster 2012
Gail and Arnold Morberg 2011
Volker Beckmann 2010
The Order of Thompson is based on the Criteria as follows:
Long term citizen
Must make significant contribution in multiple areas
Supporter of Thompson
Contributions over significant time frame
2. Business – entrepreneurial activity, including the establishment and successful operation of a business
The 2019 Fall Gala was held on Saturday, September 14, 2019.
In 2019, TCF gave over $100,000 in grants to local organizations, to assist with community projects. This happens because of the generous people who give to the Thompson Community Foundation.
Not only is this event a Fundraiser, but it is also an opportunity to recognize an outstanding citizen who has created a legacy within our community. The 'Order of Thompson' is modelled after the Order of Canada, and is awarded during the Gala. Thank you for joining us in the celebration, as Fred Palmer received the much-deserving 2019 Order of Thompson award!
Each year, tickets are $75.00 each and can be purchased at K.B. Insurance in the City Centre Mall and at the Thompson Community Foundation office (email@example.com). Tables of 8 people can also be reserved by contacting any Board member.
Corporate sponsors will receive 8 complimentary tickets, reserved seating for your business/organization with your logo advertised in our event pro...