Our founder, Dennis Concordia was named among the 2023 recipients of The Order of Hamilton!
The following is more information about The Order of Hamilton and the contributions and impact that Dennis has had in the lives of Hamiltonians. Congratulations Dennis!
"The Order of Hamilton recognizes the exceptional voluntary contributions of individual Hamiltonians building a better and improved Hamilton.
Individuals residing in the City of Hamilton at the time of the awarding of the Order must have demonstrated an exceptional voluntary contribution to community building and/or service in the City of Hamilton. Their contributions must be determined to have gone above and beyond their professional contributions to the City of Hamilton."
“Hamilton is home to many passionate volunteers whose contributions can be seen across our great city. The Order of Hamilton recognizes and celebrates Hamiltonians who have made exceptional contributions through their volunteer efforts in building community and improving the lives of our residents.” - Mayor Andrea Horwath
For more than 39 years, Dennis Concordia has been a passionate advocate for many local charitable and not-for profit causes including Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation, Charity of Hope, the Catholic Youth Organization, Hamilton Police Services, United Way, City Kidz, Food Share, Good Shepherd, Festitalia, Rotary Club, Crime Stoppers, Juravinski Cancer Centre and the Hamilton Chamber of Commerce.
Dennis regularly volunteers his time for both public and private causes including fundraising events, clothing drives, and soup kitchens. His direct efforts have helped to raise thousands of canned goods for those less fortunate, and he has been directly involved in raising nearly $2 million for the Charity of Hope since its inception."
Experts were sourced from: https://www.hamilton.ca/city-council/awards-tributes/order-hamilton