Remarkable contributions deserve special recognition.

Friends of We Care annually recognizes members of the Foodservice & Hospitality Industry who have demonstrated a special connection with the organization and our cause through three distinct awards:

    • Gary Wright Humanitarian Award - Brent Cator
    • We Care Hall of Fame Award - Frank Geier
    • Corporate Friend of We Care Award - Smoke's Poutinerie

Nominations are accepted throughout the year for potential candidates and are reviewed by a panel of past winners and industry peers who sit on the Friends of We Care Awards Committee. Winners are selected in advance and honoured at the annual We Care Gala.


View Nominations Form:

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Kevin Collins Abilities Scholarship

The Kevin Collins Abilities Scholarship is presented to a post-secondary student with a disability. The 2019 scholarship is generously sponsored by Flanagan Foodservice.

Interested candidates are asked to submit a completed application form, along with a 1-2 page letter and/or a 1-2 minute video link describing why they should be considered for the Kevin Collins Abilities Scholarship.

Please fill out an application and email to The deadline to apply is March 29, 2019.