First Recognition Evening of the REA Foundation

30 January 2024

On January 30, 2024, over a hundred guests and dignitaries from various backgrounds gathered at the Institut de réadaptation Gingras-Lindsay-de-Montréal to celebrate these exceptional individuals who assist the REA Foundation in fulfilling its mission at our first Recognition Evening of the REA Foundation.

Marked by poignant testimonials and led by our Honorary Chair, Rosalie Taillefer-Simard, the evening allowed us to express gratitude to all those supporting physical rehabilitation through their actions. This includes our business volunteers, major donors, outstanding individuals, and many others.

Among those recognized for their generous contributions to the Foundation:

– National Bank of Canada
– Mirella & Lino Saputo Foundation
– Josée Goulet
Canam Group
– Bourassa Savaria Foundation
– Ornella Caprioli (Caprioli family)

As well as our dedicated business volunteers:

– Josée Goulet
– Roger Plamondon
– René Demers
– Pierre Latreille
– Grace Largaespada
– Tara-Maria Massaad
– Jihane Chikhi
– Salma Chikhi
– Stéphane Grégoire

Thanks also to the prestigious dignitaries who were present:

– Isabelle Matte (CCSMTL PDGA)
– Martine Musau Muele
– Gracia Kasoki Katahwa
– Patrice Bergeron
– Veronique Lavoie COORD (CCSMTL DITSADP)

The Foundation would like to thank all our guests, our partners AUCOIN Stratégie & Communication, BNP Performance philanthropique/BNP Goldie Canada, and Groupe Altus Canada, our sponsors Groupe Plante Gestion Financière Banque Nationale and the Roasters Foundation, as well as the CIUSSS du Centre-Sud-de-l’Île-de-Montréal, who contributed to the success of this First Recognition Evening of the REA Foundation!

First Recognition Evening of the REA Foundation

Photo credit: Maxime Gousse