Newfoundland and Labrador Power of Humanity Awards

Our Power of Humanity Awards celebrate volunteerism, advocacy and philanthropy, and honour those whose leadership inspires others to pursue humanitarian goals. Each year, we present the Humanitarian Award and the Young Humanitarian Award in each of the four Atlantic provinces based on nominations from the general public.

Recipients, Tickets and Event Information

The Canadian Red Cross Power of Humanity Awards Dinner honouring Humanitarian Award recipient Dr. Andrew Furey and Young Humanitarian Award recipient Patrick Hickey will be held at the St. John’s Convention Centre on Wednesday, November 15, 2017.


For sponsorship inquiries, please contact Gloria Warren Slade, Philanthropy Coordinator at (709) 758-8424 or

Power of Humanity Awards Info and Nominations

Stay tuned for the 2018 nomination period for your chance to nominate someone in your community. The award criteria have been adapted from the principle of humanity as stated in the seven fundamental principles of the Red Cross movement.