Long-time United Way of Calgary and Area supporters Larry and Gloria Macdonald were honoured with the Alexis de Tocqueville Award, the highest United Way Worldwide recognition.
They are the first Canadians to receive this prestigious award, which recognizes extraordinary and continued volunteer and philanthropic leadership across community or national borders. Their leadership in representing United Way around the world has changed countless lives.
Larry serves as an ex-officio UWCA Board member as Director Emeritus.
Mr. Macdonald is President, CEO and director of Point Energy Ltd. and Managing Director of Northpoint Energy Ltd., private oil and gas exploration companies.