• Congratulations leZlie lee kam – our 2021 Steinert & Ferreiro Award Recipient

    Community One Foundation, our Allocations Committee and Kris Fortomaris (S&F Award Trust) are honoured to recognize this years selected recipient and unsung hero who accepted this prestigious award on November 19th @ the CGLCC Black & White Gala.  Thanks to all the incredible and inspiring Nominees!

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