Our Praising Passion column celebrates inspiring Albertans who go above and beyond to improve the health and well-being of
people in their communities. Vote for the person below you’d like to see featured in the next issue of Apple by emailing apple.
firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 403-943-1993. Voting is open until Oct. 15, 2015.
The nominees are:
bring community home
We’re looking for volunteers for friendly
visiting or assisting with groceries for
isolated and housebound seniors on Home
Care. Some weekday availability needed.
Call 780-342-4421 or email carole.alves@
albertahealthservices.ca if you can help.
Jan-Willem is an oncologist at the Tom Baker Cancer
Centre and leads more than 120 cyclists in the annual
Ride to Conquer Cancer to raise money for cancer
Early childhood and education is Susan’s life work. She
leads the Early Childhood Mapping Project in Alberta,
which is helping Alberta families raise healthier children
and shape policy and community action.
A correctional worker at the Calgary Remand Centre,
Tammy created a unique program that helps inmates
improve their overall health through special services,
education and skills training.
A cancer survivor, Charlotte is a passionate advocate for the
Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Since remission, she has
participated in more than six half-marathons and countless
other society events.