Congratulations to our 2015 Drew Hildebrand “It Takes Courage to Change”
Post Secondary Scholarship Recipients

2015 Scholarship Recipients

2015 Scholarship Recipients

On Tuesday July 21st, 2015, Drew’s Scholarships were awarded at a DHTBF Dinner to 8 very deserving students in our local community for their Post Secondary Education of their choice.  Congratulations to:  Duy Huynh, Caleb Wood, Javon Walker,Timothy Rhamey, Tariq Griffith, Kaya Karpinska, Dominque McQueen and Brennan Parkin.

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The 2015 “It Takes Courage to Change” Scholarship Recipients

Tariq Griffith

Tariq Griffith

Tariq Griffith

Tariq graduated from North Albion Collegiate Institute  in Etobicoke and was awarded a 2015 DHTBF Scholarship.  Tariq is now attending Humber College in the Business Administration program, pursing his goal of becoming a Business Owner.  Congratulations and enjoy your 1st year. Well done!

Kaya Karpinska

Kaya Karpinska

Kaya Karpinska

Kaya  graduated from Etobicoke High School of the Arts and was awarded a 2015 DHTBF Scholarship.  Kaya is now attending Nova Scotia College of Art and Design in the Arts programs, pursing her goals. Congratulations and enjoy your 1st year. Well done!

Duy Huynh

Duy Huynh

Duy Huynh

Duy graduated from Rick Hansen SS in Mississauga and was awarded a “Returning to School 2015  DHTBF Scholarship” and was also awarded in 2014.  Duy is now attending his 2nd year at Sheridan College, studying Journalism Broadcasting.  Congratulations and we are so proud of you!  Enjoy your 2nd year.

Brennan Parkin

Brennan Parkin

Brennan Parkin

Brennan graduated from Notre Dame Secondary High School in Burlington and was awarded a 2015 DHTBF Scholarship.  Brennan is now attending Niagara College studying  the Greenhouse and Horticulture Technicians Program. Congratulations and enjoy your 1st year!

Timothy Rhamey

Timothy Rhamey

Timothy Rhamey

Timothy graduated from Georgetown District High School and was awarded a 2015 DHTBF Scholarship.  Timothy is now attending Mohawk College in the Electrical Engineering Power Technicians Program.

Well Done, Congratulations and enjoy your 1st year.

Javon Walker

Javon Walker

Javon Walker

Javon graduated from Thistletown Collegiate Institute in Etobicoke. Javon was awarded a “2015 Returning to School DHTBF Scholarship” and was also awarded in   2014 & 2013. Javon and is now attending his 3rd year Humber College majoring in Journalism.

Congratulations Javon on entering your 3rd year, well done!

The 2014 “It Takes Courage to Change” Scholarship Recipients

Hannah Aikman

Hannah Aikman

Hannah Aikman

Hannah graduated from Nelson High School in Burlington.  She was awarded a DHTBF  2014, 2013 & 2012 Scholarship.

Hannah is now attending her 3nd year at McGill University and continuing her studies in Sciences for Medicine to become a Doctor!

Congratulations on entering your 3rd year, well done Hannah.

 

Becca Cala

Becca Cala

Becca Cala

Becca graduated Oakville Trafalgar High School and was awarded a 2014 DHTBF Scholarship and the “Caitlin Morris Memorial Scholarship”. Becca will be attending George Brown College studying the Jewelers Essentials Program in 2015. Congratulations and well done, you have an inspiration to all.

Kira Elder

Kira Elder

Kira Elder

Kira graduated from Craig Kielburger SS in Milton and was awarded a 2014 DHTBF Scholarship.  Kira has chosen to study at Sheridan College pursing her goals of becoming a Graphic Designer in the Visual Merchandising Program.  Congratulations and well done, enjoy your 1st year!

Duy Huynh

Duy Huynh

Duy Huynh

Duy graduated from Rick Hansen SS in Mississauga and  was awarded a 2014 DHTBF Scholarship.  Duy is now attending Sheridan College, studying Journalism Broadcasting.  Congratulations and we are so proud of you!  Enjoy your 1st year. Congrats on winning 1st in your age categories in the 10K run.

Katherine Johns (Cait)

Cait graduated from Bishop Reding Catholic SS in Burlington and was awarded a 2014 DHTBF Scholarship.  Cait will be attending Mohawk College , studying the Early Childhood Education program with goals of becoming a teacher.  Congratulations!

Javon Walker

Javon Walker

Javon Walker

Javon graduated from Thistletown Collegiate Institute in Etobicoke. Javon was awarded a  2014 & 2013 DHTBF Scholarship and is now attending his 2nd year Humber College majoring in Journalism.

Congratulations Javon on entering your 2nd year, well done!

Shayleen Welch

Shayleen Welch

Shayleen Welch

Shayleen graduated from White Oaks SS in Oakville and was awarded a 2014 DHTBF Scholarship.  Shayleen is now attending Mohawk College in the Sciences programs, pursing her goal of becoming a nurse or paramedic.  Congratulations and enjoy your 1st year. Well done!

Caleb Wood

Caleb Wood

Caleb Wood

Caleb graduated from Kipling Collegiate Institute in Etobicoke and was awared a 2014 DHTBF Scholarship.  Caleb is now studying at Metal Works Institution in the Sound and Business  programs with the goal of becoming a Audio Artist.  Well done and Congratuations, enjoy your 1st year.

The 2013 “It Takes Courage to Change” Scholarship Recipients

Hannah Aikman

Hannah Aikman

Hannah Aikman
Hannah graduated from Nelson High School in Burlington.  She was awarded a DHTBF 2013 & 2012 Scholarship.

Hannah is now attending her 2nd year at McGill University and continuing her studies in Sciences for Medicine.

Congratulations, well done Hannah.

 

Liam Darcy

Liam Darcy

Liam Darcy 

Liam attended T.A. Blakelock High School and graduated from Thomas Merton in Oakville. Liam was awarded a 2014 DHTBF Scholarship and is also the recipient of the “Caitlin Morris Memorial Scholarship” presented by the Morris family.

Liam will be attending George Brown College for the Construction Techniques Program.  Liam was Drew’s best friend. We are all so proud of your accomplishments. Congratulations!

 

Drake Fox

Drake Fox

Drake Fox

Drake graduated from the Etobicoke School of Arts. Drake was awarded a DHTBF 2013 Scholarship. Drake is now attending the University of Guelph and is studying English.

Congratulations and well done, enjoy your first year.

Marshall Marcano

Marshall Marcano

Marshall Marcano

Marshall graduated from Central High School in Burlington. Marshall was awarded a DHTBF 2013 Scholarship. Marshall is now attending his first year at Sheridan College studying Computer Programming. Congratulations and well done!

Mark McDonald

Mark McDonald

Mark McDonald

Mark graduated from Central High School in Burlington. Mark was awarded a DHTBF 2013 Scholarship. Mark is now attending his 1st year at George Brown College studying a Baker’s Apprenticeship. Congratulations!

Natasha Marie Morgan

Natasha Marie Morgan

Natasha Marie Morgan

Natasha Marie Morgan graduated in June 2011 from Christ The King Catholic Secondary School in Georgetown.

Natasha is now attending her 3rd year at Humber College in Social Work studies and was awarded a DHTBF Scholarship in 2013, 2012 & 2011.

Congratulations Natasha!

Tashia Petker

Tashia Petker

Tashia Petker

Graduated in 2010 from Iroquois Shore High School in Oakville. Tashia is currently attending McMaster University studying Music Cognition, now in her 4th year and was awarded a DHTBF Scholarship in 2013, 2012, 2011 & 2010. Tashia is also a very active volunteer at our annual Race every year.

Congratulations Tashia! Were so proud of you.

Wali Shah

Wali Shah

Wali Shah

Wali graduated from Cawthra Park High School in Mississauga. Wali was awarded a DHTBF 2013 Scholarship. Wali is now attending the University of Toronto and is studying for a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. Well done Wali!

Javon Walker

Javon Walker

Javon Walker

Javon graduated from Thistletown Collegiate Institute in Etobicoke. Javon was awarded a 2013 DHTBF Scholarship and is now attending Humber College majoring in Journalism.

Congratulations Javon, well done!

 


 

The 2012 “It Takes Courage to Change” Scholarship Recipients

Hannah Aikman

Hannah Aikman

Hannah graduated in June 2012  and is from Burlington.  She and was awarded a DHTBF 2012 Scholarship.

Hannah is now attending her 1st year at McGill University

Congratulations, have a great 1st year!

Kyle Concilla

Kyle Concilla

Kyle Concilla

Kyle graduated in June 2012 and is from Burlington.

Kyle is now  attending his 1st year at Georgian College  He was awarded a  DHTBF 2012 Scholarship.

Way to go Kyle, Congratulations!

Emily Dean

Emily Dean

Emily graduated in June 2012 from TA Blakelock Secondary School in Oakville.

Emily is now attending his 1st year at Nippising University and was awarded a DHTBF Scholarship in 2012.

Congratulations Emily, were very proud of you!

Greg Delorey

Greg Delorey

Greg Delorey

Greg graduated in June 2011 from Iroquois Ridge High School in Oakville.

Greg is now attending his second year at University of Guelph in Commerce/Hotel & Food studies and was awarded a DHTBF Scholarship in 2012 & 2011.

Greg is also a fantastic volunteer at our race. Congratulations Greg!

Melody Guenette

Melody Guenette

Melody was the recipient of the 2011 Caitlin Morris Memorial Scholarship. Her award was presented by the Morris family.

Melody graduated in June 2011 from Toronto District High School in Toronto. She is now attending Nipissing University for Nursing studies.

Congratulations Melody!

Quinette Irobor

Quinette Irobor

Quinette graduated in June 2012 from Etobicoke High School. Quinette was awarded a DHTBF 2012 Scholarship.  She now attending Humber College studying Early Childhood Education.

Congratuations, have a great 1st year!

Natasha Marie Morgan

Natasha Marie Morgan

Natasha Marie Morgan

Natasha Marie Morgan graduated in June 2011 from Christ The King Catholic Secondary School in Georgetown.

Natasha is now attending her 2nd year at Humber College in Social Work studies and was awarded a DHTBF Scholarship in 2012 & 2011.

Congratulations Natasha!

Matt Odger

Matt Odger

Matt Odger

Matt graduated in 2012 from TA Blakelock in Oakville.

Matt is now attending his 1st year at the Pre-Apprenticeship Training program in Toronto, studying to become an electrician. He was awarded  the Caitlin Morris Memorial 2012 Scholarship.

To award Matt was very special as he has overcome many obstacles.  Matt was also one of Drew’s best friends.

Congratulations!

Tashia Petker

Tashia Petker

Graduated in 2010 from Iroquois Shore High School in Oakville.

Tashia is currently attending McMaster University studying Music Cognition and was awarded a DHTBF Scholarship in 2012, 2011 & 2010. Tashia is now back at Mac for her 3rd year.

Congratulations Tashia! Were so proud of you.

Daniel Quintal-Curcie

Daniel Quintal-Curcie

Daniel Quintal-Curcie

Daniel graduated in 2012 from Mississauga and was awarded a DHTBF 2012 Scholarship.

Daniel is now attending  his 1st year at Guelph University.

Congratuations Daniel! Have a great year.

Brianna Roy

Brianna Roy

Brianna graduated in June 2012 from Burlington.

Brianna is now attending her 1st year at Niagara College. She was awarded a DHTBF 2012 Scholarship.

Congratuations Brianna!

Ryan Van Balkom

Ryan Van Balkom

Ryan graduated in June 2011 from White Oaks Secondary School in Oakville.

Ryan is now attending his 2nd year at Niagara College in Horticultural studies and was awarded a DHTBF Scholarship in 2012 & 2011.

Congratulations Ryan!

Jayson Woolvett

Jayson Woolvett

Jayson Woolvett

Jayson graduated in 2012 from White Oaks Secondary School in Oakville.

Jayson is now attending his 1st year at Sheridan College in IT Studies and was awarded a DHTBF Scholarship in 2012. Jayson held a HOPES BBQ Fundraiser in 2010 for DHTBF and has been a dedicated volunteer for the past 4 years. Jayson was also awarded a Volunteer award in 2011.  Jayson was also a good friend to Drew.

Jayson, were very proud of you!


 

The 2011 “It Takes Courage to Change” Scholarship Recipients

Ryan Van Balkom

Ryan Van Balkom

Ryan graduated in June 2011 from White Oaks Secondary School in Oakville. Ryan is now attending Niagara College in Horticultural studies and was awarded a DHTBF Scholarship in 2011.

Congratulations Ryan!

Melody Guenette

Melody Guenette

Melody was the recipient of the Caitlin Morris, Memorial Scholarship. Her award was presented by the Morris family.

Melody graduated in June 2011 from Toronto District High School in Toronto. She is now attending Nipissing University for Nursing studies.

Congratulations Melody!

Greg Delorey

Greg Delorey

Greg graduated in June 2011 from Iroquois Ridge High School in Oakville.

Greg is now attending University of Guelph in Commerce/Hotel & Food studies and was awarded a DHTBF Scholarship in 2011.

Congratulations Greg!

Natasha Marie Morgan

Natasha Marie Morgan

Natasha Marie Morgan graduated in June 2011 from Christ The King Catholic Secondary School in Georgetown.

Natasha is now attending Humber College in Social Work studies and was awarded a DHTBF Scholarship in 2011.

Congratulations Natasha!

Carmella Arellaga

Carmella Arellaga

Carmella graduated in June 2011 from John Cabot Catholic Secondary School in Mississauga.

Carmella is now attending Humber College in Arts & Science studies and was awarded a DHTBF Scholarship in 2011.

Congratulations Carmella!

Tashia Petker

Tashia Petker

Graduated in 2010 from Iroquois Shore High School in Oakville. Tashia is now attending McMaster University and was awarded a DHTBF Scholarship in 2010 & 2011.Tashia successfully completed her 1st year of University and is now in her second year. Congratulations Tashia!


The 2010 “It Takes Courage to Change” Scholarship Recipients

Cheri Holmes

Cheri Holmes

Graduated in 2010 from White Oaks High School in Oakville. Cheri is now attending her second year at Sheridan College and was awarded a DHTBF Scholarship in 2010 & 2011.

Congratulations Cheri!

Alexander Sarantakos

Alexander Sarantakos

Graduated in 2010 from Blakelock High School in Oakville. Alex is attending his second year at Sheridan College and was awarded a DHTBF Scholarship in 2010 & 2011.

Congratulations Alex!

Lilretta Ladd

Lilreta Ladd

Graduated in 2010 from EC Drury High School in Milton. Lilreta is now attending her second year at Sheridan College and was awarded a DHTBF Scholarship in 2010 & 2011.

Congratulations Lilreta!

James Brown

James Brown

Graduated in 2010 from John Fraser Secondary School in Mississauga. James is now attending his second year at Fanshawe College and was awarded a DHTBF Scholarship in 2010 & 2011.

Congratulations James!

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