Patsy Gillis has served the South Grenville Food Bank in Prescott, Ontario since 2002. She was one of the original founders of the food bank, and now volunteers in client services.

According to current Executive Director Bonnie Lynn Pidgeon Cougler, “Patsy’s compassion and dedication has motivated others to be their best selves.”

Patsy is a wonderful role model and friend who deserves to be nominated through her sheer drive and determination to improve the lives of everyone she meets.

Bonnie Lynn Pidgeon Cougler, Executive Director, South Grenville Food Bank

Patsy is a vocal poverty advocate, in spite of having a stroke several years ago. Her contributions to the community were recognized by the Girls Inc. Woman of the Year Award