Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

March 04, 2009 15:13 ET

Media Advisory: British Columbia Employers to Receive Awards for Support to the Reserve Force

VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - March 4, 2009) - Three organizations will receive awards for their support to Canada's Reserve Force, Thursday, March 5, 2009. Organized by the Canadian Forces Liaison Council (CFLC), the ceremony will be attended by Mr. Scott Shepherd, Provincial Chair for CFLC.



Where: The Wardroom, Canadian Forces Base Esquimalt, 1586 Esquimalt
Road, Esquimalt, BC

When: Thursday, March 5, 2009 at 2:30 p.m.
(Media are asked to arrive between 2:00 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. and
present themselves to Commander King Wan.)

What: The Canadian Forces Liaison Council will present provincial
awards to British Columbia employers who have been supportive of
the Reserve Force.

Who: Organizations receiving awards will include:
- Victoria Air Maintenance
- City of Victoria
- Parkland Secondary School


Further details about CFLC or the Reserve Force Employer Support Program can be found on the Internet at www.cflc.forces.gc.ca.

Contact Information

  • Commander King Wan
    Provincial Liaison Officer
    604-928-0520
    or
    Captain John Weingardt
    Public Affairs Officer, Chief Reserves and Cadets
    613-996-6135
    or
    CFLC Secretariat
    1-800-567-9908
    cflc@forces.gc.ca