Rhona Dixon Honoured!

The Board of Directors of Canadian Aid for Chernobyl are so proud of Rhona Dixon for being awarded the 2014 YMCA Peace Medallion for her wonderful work in the community which includes her volunteering with Canadian Aid for Chernobyl.  Here a few of the members of the board pose with Rhona after receiving her award this morning at the YMCA.  From the left; Jon Schuler, Dave Shaw, Rhona Dixon, Murray Ferguson, Eric McKenzie and Kate Anderson.

DirectorsRhona is one of the “unsung heroes” of CAC, working many hours sorting and packing clothing for shipment in the spring.  She is also  Continue reading

CAC Honoured by Brockville and District Chamber of Commerce

This evening Canadian Aid for Chernobyl was honoured by the Brockville and District Chamber of Commerce with the “Community Excellence” award!  Here a few of our Directors; Jon Schuler, Eric McKenzie, Dave Shaw, Annis Moreau, Rhona Dixon and Chantal Seguin, pose with the award.


Nominated alongside the “Rotary Clubs of Brockville and the 1000 Islands” as well as “Making Play Possible” we were surprised and pleased to receive this wonderful recognition from the generous community that makes all of our work possible.   We would like to  Continue reading

Summer 2015 Host Families Needed!

Canadian Aid for Chernobyl is looking for Host Families for our Summer 2015 Relief from Radiation Program.  This is a wonderfully rewarding opportunity for you, your children and of course a child in need!  If you are interested in hosting or finding out more, please contact Rhona Dixon at 613.342.2709.

We will be holding an information session for anyone interested in finding out more at:

  • 7:00 PM
  • Wednesday November 26th
  • Thousand Islands Secondary School, Brockville

If you know of anyone who might be interested, please share this with them.

Eric McKenzie