Dinner at Vancouver Club – Nov 28, 2014

The British Columbia Chapter was pleased to welcome General Tom Lawson, Chief of Defence Staff, to a dinner held at the Vancouver Club on November 28, 2014. Don Hewson, BC Chapter President, welcomed Gen Lawson; Col Tom Dunne, Commander of 19 Wing Comox; Cdr Jeffrey Climenhaga, Commanding Officer of HMCS Vancouver as well as members …

Honorary Colonel Blake Goldring – 2014 Vimy Award Winner

The CDA Institute is pleased to announce that Honorary Colonel Blake Goldring has been unanimously selected as the recipient of the Vimy Award for 2014. The award was presented on Friday, 7 November 2014 at the Vimy Award Gala Reception and Dinner in the Canadian War Museum, Ottawa. He dedicated the award to WO Patrice …

Operation Yellow Ribbon Gala

Thursday, November 6 , 2014, the City of Hamilton hosted a gala dinner in honour of our military and their families. The proceeds from the Gala will support the Canada Company Military Employment Transition program (MET)and the 13th (XIII) Regiment Foundation of the Royal Hamilton Light Infantry (RHLI) to honor Canadian Armed Forces members and …

Canada Company members launch Corporate Poppy on Trans-Canada Highway

Members of Canada Company have launched a campaign to have Corporate Canada display the Canadian Legion’s Poppy Trade Mark banners on their buildings just as citizens wear the poppy on their lapels. This initiative began in Quebec by Chapter President Steve Gregory and members Doug Bellevue and Maj Richard Gratton along the Trans-Canada highway and …