2023 Volunteer of the Year

Timothy Sellars is the City of Whitehorse Volunteer of the Year. Sellars was nominated by the Canadian Ski Patrol for dedicating countless hours and demonstrating exceptional leadership over the past 26 years.  Sellars was chosen from an impressive group of 18 volunteers.

Congratulations Tim, and to all the volunteers who were nominated this year!

Name of Nominee Nominating Organization
Brenda Dion Yukon Pickleball Association
Colin Abbott Whitehorse Cross Country Ski Club
Diedre Davidson Basketball Yukon
Fionnhula Doran Whistle Bend Place
Gaya Tiedeman Women’s Auxiliary Whitehorse General Hospital
Helen Slama Food Bank Society of Whitehorse
Janet Patterson Hospice Yukon
Joanne Green Safe at Home Society
Marina McCready Tai Chi Yukon
Ram Naresh Prasad Canadian Filipino Association of Yukon
Timothy Sellars Canadian Ski Patrol System
Melissa Arkwell Yukon Helpers Network
Christina McKay ElderActive Recreation Association
Cheryl Smith Whitehorse Duplicate Bridge Club
Evelyn Troy Yukon Learn Society
Diane Billingsley Cross Country Yukon
Robin Fairburn Yukon Cares
Charlotte Hrenchuk Yukon Anti-Poverty Coalition

Volunteering is a great way to meet new people, gain new opportunities, connect with the community and have some fun. Come be a part of this state of the art facility! There are many different opportunities at the Canada Games Centre.

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The City of Whitehorse’s Fire Department has a full-time fire crew supported by volunteer fire fighters. Volunteers are a very important part of the City’s ability to protect property and lives of Whitehorse’s citizens.

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