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- July 10, 2017 – CBC Calgary’s The Eyeopener: New award recognizes seniors over 70 who are still ‘part of the scene’
- June 27, 2017 – RadioCanada – Edmonton
- June 23, 2017 – Global TV Calgary: New Top 7 Over 70 project recognizes seniors
- June 19, 2017 – Calgary Herald: Most Albertans value the contributions of seniors, but there’s room for growth: poll
- June 19, 2017 – Calgary Sun: Rating the contributions of seniors
- June 17, 2017 – This Time website: A new award for older people
- June 15, 2017 – News Talk 770 Radio, Calgary Today with Angela Kokott: Talking to Jim Gray
- June 14, 2017 – Calgary Sun: New awards program recognizes seniors
- June 14 , 2017 – Calgary Herald: Old guys and gals rock: New awards program to recognize contributions of seniors
The Top 7 Over 70 is run by volunteer committees and folks at the Calgary Seniors’ Resource Society.
Founder: Jim Gray
TOP 7 OVER 70 PATRON CHAIRS: Jim Gray (founder) and Linda McNally
STEERING COMMITTEE CO-CHAIRS Brian Felesky, Bonnie DuPont and Steve Allan
STEERING COMMITTEE MEMBERS: Monica Zurowski (Calgary Herald & Sun); Court Ellingson (Calgary Economic Development); David Chalack; Terry Bullick (Apple Magazine); Mary Roza de Coquet; Susan Church; Bob Brawn; Kari Gordon; George Brookman; and — from the Calgary Seniors’ Resource Society — Mark Kolesar, Lori Paine, Ann Lewis Luppino,Dianne Cooper-Ponte, Joanne Toller (The Cause – Charity Specialists) and Phil Levson (The Non Profit Management Group.)
PATRONS: Watch for a full list of the patrons of Top 7 Over 70, coming soon.
SPONSORS: A list of sponsors will be posted in the near future.
- Calgary Seniors’ Resource Society
- Calgary Economic Development
- Calgary Herald
- Apple Magazine
- More supporters will be announced in the coming weeks.
- Watch for a full list of community partners.