ANC's Bridget Foster Awarded O.N.L.
February 07, 2014
The Association for New Canadians' Bridget Foster was awarded the Order of Newfoundland and Labrador by Premier Tom Marshall on Friday, February 7, 2014. The award is the highest honour bestowed by the province upon its citizens, and recognizes individuals who have demonstrated excellence and achievement in any field of endeavour benefiting in an outstanding manner Newfoundland and Labrador and its residents. Ms. Foster was recognized for over 30 years of service in the immigration/settlement sector. Indeed, Bridget's formidable drive and dedication has been a cornerstone in building immigration policies and programs that enable immigrants and refugees to become fully engaged Canadian citizens across Newfoundland and Labrador.