Gord Simmonds … Other Interests

From 2001–2005, I learned a lot by chairing the Rouge Valley Vital Signs Capital Campaign for the Ajax-Pickering/Centenary Hospital Foundation. It was hard work but a fresh experience and neat chance to meet a whole new circle of friends.  Try something like this sometime to get out of your comfort zone. This experience led to something new…. in 2002 I was honoured to be one of many Ontario recipients of the Queen’s Golden Jubilee Medal for work serving the community and contribution to fellow Canadians.

Since 2005, the melodious and therapeudic music from Room 217 has been a peaceful presence in the lives of thousands of people through the intuitive musical renderings of my sister Bev Foster.  Bev asked me to be a part of this foundation dedicated to helping Continue reading