Dr. Florence Christie Memorial Bursary 2019 Recipient – Emma Turner

Emma Turner is the 2019 recipient of the Dr. Florence M. Christie Memorial Bursary in the amount of $1,500. Ms. Turner provided the following thank you letter to be read at Volunteer Saint John’s Annual General Meeting. “Dear Selection Committee, I am so grateful that you chose me to receive the Florence M. Christie Memorial Read more about Dr. Florence Christie Memorial Bursary 2019 Recipient – Emma Turner[…]

RONGJING JIA: 2018 Bursary Recipient

Rongjing (Jocelyn) Jia is the 2018 recipient of the Dr. Florence M. Christie Memorial Bursary in the amount of $1,500. She spoke recently (and eloquently) at the Annual General Meeting of the Saint John Volunteer Centre. Here are her speaking notes: “Good afternoon, honorable Selection Committee, Ms. Turner, and fellow guests, I am thrilled to Read more about RONGJING JIA: 2018 Bursary Recipient[…]

ANNOUNCEMENT: 2018 Bursary Recipient, Rongjing (Jocelyn) Jia

The Funds for the Dr. Florence M. Christie Memorial Bursary are in the amount of $1,500 are provided by the Greater Saint John Community Foundation. This year’s recipient is Rongjing (Jocelyn) Jia.  Since moving to Canada as a single mother she has faced many obstacles including learning a new language. That did not stop her Read more about ANNOUNCEMENT: 2018 Bursary Recipient, Rongjing (Jocelyn) Jia[…]