April 18, 2018
It is our pleasure to announce the winners of the 2018 BC Rehab Gert Vorsteher Memorial Award.
The BC Rehab Gert Vorsteher Memorial Awards, worth $5,000 each, are presented annually to individuals with disabilities who have risen above extreme challenges, demonstrating remarkable determination towards pursuing their rehabilitation goals and in turn have regained their own form of independence. Awards are named after Mr. Gert Vorsteher, a paraplegic and former client of GF Strong Rehabilitation Centre. The names and places of residence of our 2018 recipients, along with this year’s event info, are listed below. 2018 BC Rehab Gert Vorsteher Memorial Awards Winners: Louisa Brideman, North Vancouver Kelly Brooks, Cranbrook Aaron Goodis, Vancouver Mezene Kebede, Vancouver Richard Peter, Vancouver Kristen Ursel, Victoria Thomas Venos, Anmore Hunki (Peter) Yeo, Victoria Date: Wednesday, May 16th, 2018 Time: 12 noon to 1 p.m. Place: G.F. Strong Gym