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11th Annual Canada Company Scholarship Awards ceremony was held on Aug. 24.Path to a successful school yearMilitary kid receives Ted Rogers ScholarshipMilitary Child Teen acknowledged for saving friend’s lifeMilitary kid steps up during stressful circumstances

11th Annual Canada Company Scholarship Awards ceremony was held on Aug. 24.

Children of fallen Canadian Armed Forces personnel were awarded Canada Company Scholarships during a ceremony on Aug. 24 in Toronto. The Canada Company Scholarships Fund was established in 2007 at the height of the Afghanistan War to support the post-secondary education of the children of fallen soldiers, sailors, airmen and airwomen. Post-secondary education scholarships are annually...
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Path to a successful school year

I don’t know about you, but I always start the school year with the best of intentions - we will be organized, I will never lose a permission slip, homework will be done as soon as the kids come home from school, and we will always cook...
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Military kid receives Ted Rogers Scholarship

On May 31, 2018, Private Jackson Burtch’s family waited in quiet anticipation for him to arrive at the London Military Family Resource Centre (LMFRC). Private Burtch would be one of five Canadian youths to receive the scholarship, $10,000 paid out over four years towards his post-secondary education. “The Ted Rogers Scholarship, administered by the True Patriot...
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Military Child Teen acknowledged for saving friend’s life

After a late night at theatre practice, Susan Christie, allowed her daughter to sleep in and go to school a little later. For that reason, Samantha Christie, a military teen, was on her phone at a time she normally wouldn't be. "She brought up the phone around 9:30 in the morning to me and she said,...
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Military kid steps up during stressful circumstances

Everybody knows in order to be in the Canadian military, you are expected to show strength and courage in any situation, no matter the stress, danger or risk involved. They are the first line of defence in protecting Canadians and the country in which we reside. It also takes a lot of courage to be the...
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