Awards & Recognition
Read about the recognition Phelps has received from several ministries of the Quebec Government, members of the National Assembly as well as the press.
Prix Reconnaissance Jeunesse
Katie Lowry was awarded the prestigious Prix Reconnaissance Jeunesse 2020 prize from the Secrétariat à la jeunesse for her conception and development of the Compass program. The recognition from the government that the one-on-one employment support for Stanstead’s young people is contributing to the vitality of the town is inspiring and motivates us to continue to innovate and create.
Mérite Estrien Prize
The Mérite estrien prize 2019 was awarded to cofounders Catherine Van der Linden and Jeanie Markwick in the category of Volunteering and Commitment. Their implication within the community and their dedication to improving the quality of life of the community as a whole through the educational support of its youth convinced the jury unanimously.
Government of Quebec
Pierre Ried (MP for Orford) was in Stanstead on July 20th for the announcement of financial support from the Government of Quebec
20 000 $ MELS
Ministre de l’Éducation, du Loisir et du Sport
87 835 $ MAMOT
Ministre des Affaires municipales et de l’Occupation du territoire
These funds will be used towards the expansion of our programs and services in the Stanstead area.
Outstanding Achievement Award in Youth Leadership
Phelps Aide Phelps Helps is the recipient of the 2017 Borough of Lennoxville's Outstanding Achievement Award in Youth Leadership.