Education Category

May 1, 2021

May 1, 2021

Four High School Students were recognized by Violet Richardson Award in 2021

The Violet Richardson Award recognizes young women in high schools between ages 14 and 18 who make the community and…

May 1, 2021

Violet Richardson Award 2021 – Aishwarya Heran: the 1st Place Recipient

Aishwarya HeranPrince of Wales Secondary SchoolViolet Richardson Award (2021) Recipient Thank you so much, Soroptimist International of Vancouver, for the…

May 1, 2021

Violet Richardson Award 2021 – Rachel Dong: the 2nd Place Recipient

Rachel DongEric Hamber Secondary SchoolViolet Richardson Award (2021) Recipient My name is Rachel and I’m a grade 11 student at…

May 1, 2021

Violet Richardson Award 2021 – Isabel Huang: the 3rd Place Recipient

Isabel HuangPrince of Wales Secondary SchoolViolet Richardson Award (2021) Recipient I would like to thank Soroptimist International of Vancouver for…

May 1, 2021

Violet Richardson Award 2021 – Riea Singh: the 3rd Place Recipient

Riea SinghJohn Oliver Secondary SchoolViolet Richardson Award (2021) Recipient My name is Riea Singh, and I am incredibly grateful for…

April 28, 2021

Apr 28, 2021

Results of Helen McCrae Award 2021

The Helen McCrae Award supports students to achieve their educational & career goals in nursing. Helen McCrae was a former…

April 28, 2021

Helen McCrae Award 2021 – Victoria Alfred from BCIT

Victoria is a member of ‘Namgis First Nations Band.  She is a peer support mentor with the BCIT Indigenous Services. …

April 28, 2021

Helen McCrae Award 2021 – Insha J from BCIT

  Insha has always volunteered – especially with women and young girls who are new to Canada and who share…

April 28, 2021

Helen McCrae Award 2021 – Madison Moffat from Langara College

The early onset of an autoimmune disorder has shaped who Madison is today. Her many encounters with the health care…

April 28, 2021

Helen McCrae Award 2021 – Arica Hsu from Langara College

As an immigrant and trans woman of color, Arica’s lived experiences have given her insight in how the education and…