Award to Ria Mae

Award to Ria Mae

We are delighted to announce the presentation of an Atlantic Award to Ria Mae — Hailing from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Ria Mae (born Ria MacNutt) is a singer-songwriter who infuses pop and folk into her work. She began in her bedroom teaching herself how to play the...
Award to David Wood

Award to David Wood

What is a Teacher? Wikipedia describes a teacher as “a person who provides education for students”. Dictionary.com defines a teacher as “a person who teaches or instructs”. –but most of us in our adult lives will look back on our days at school, and hold fond memories...
Award to Todd & Kimberly Churchill

Award to Todd & Kimberly Churchill

It’s been an exciting month for the Atlantic Award Group. Just a few days ago, we presented our first award in Newfoundland & Labrador, thanks to the support of our friends at Investors Group. The award was presented to Todd and Kimberly Churchill by IG...
Award to Hopewell Rocks

Award to Hopewell Rocks

One of the difficulties of being an award without boundaries, is that you cannot consider possible recipients using typical review methods. All of our award recipients are very different, but that’s part of who we are. We’ve presented awards to...
Award to the Syrian Refugee Crisis

Award to the Syrian Refugee Crisis

Don’t allow the title to mislead you. This award celebrates the hard work of the Nova Scotian people not the concerning circumstances that we know as the Syrian Refugee Crisis. The conflict in Syria is now in its sixth year, leading to one of the most serious...
Award to Gerald Caseley

Award to Gerald Caseley

Meet Gerald Caseley, an eighty-one year old man from Summerside, Prince Edward Island. Mr. Caseley or better known to the kids in his community as ‘Grandpa Caseley’, was surprised with an Atlantic Award on Saturday, May 28th in recognition of his...