Nova Scotia 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 recipients Frank, Paul and Rob Sobey and Young Humanitarian Award recipient Cheyenne Hardy will be held at the Cunard Centre on Thursday, November 2, 2017.


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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.