National Champions Government Communities
Bryan Adams
Singer, Songwriter, Record Producer, Guitarist, Philanthropist and Activist
Susan Aglukark
Singer, Songwriter
Rona Ambrose
Leader, Advocate, Coach
Mark Angelo
River Conservationist, Writer, Speaker, Teacher and Paddler
Julie & Colin Angus
Adventurers, Authors and Filmmakers
Shawn A-in-chut Atleo
National Chief of Assembly of First Nations
Margaret Atwood
Writer, Naturalist
Randy Bachman
Musician. Formerly of The Guess Who and Bachman Turner Overdrive
Robert Bateman
Artist, Naturalist
Chief Darcy Bear
Whitecap Dakota First Nation
Jeanne Beker
Fashion Journalist
Jean Béliveau
Explorer. Walked around the world to promote "Peace and non-violence for the profit of the children of the world".
National Chief Perry Bellegarde
Assembly of First Nations
Alexandre Bilodeau
Freestyle Skier and Olympic Champion
photo credit: Martin Girard
Yannick Bisson
Dr. Roberta Bondar
President, The Roberta Bondar Foundation
Joseph Boyden
Giller Prize-Winning Novelist
Paul Brandt
Canada's Most Awarded Male Country Music Artist
Dean Brody
Country Music Artist
Bonnie Brooks
Chair of LCBO
Ian Brown
Kurt Browning
Four-Time World Figure Skating Champion
Robert Buren
Paraplegic Athlete, Motivational Speaker
Edward Burtynsky
Industrial Landscape Photographer
Sharon Butala
The Right Honourable Kim Campbell
19th Prime Minister of Canada
Cassie Campbell-Pascall
Olympic Gold-medallist, Hockey Broadcaster
Dr. Pierre Camu
Trans Canada Trail Founding Member
George Canyon
Canadian Country Music Artist
Lorne Cardinal
Actor, Director, Producer
Kim Cattrall
Actress, Executive Producer
The Right Honourable Jean Chrétien
20th Prime Minister of Canada
The Right Honourable Adrienne Clarkson
26th Governor General of Canada
Cody Coyote
Hip-Hop/ Electronic Artist, Songwriter, Keynote Speaker & Workshop Facilitator
Philippe Couillard
31st premier of Quebec
The Honourable David Crombie
Mayor of Toronto, Founder of the Great Lakes Waterfront Trail
Sidney Crosby
Professional Hockey Player, Captain of the Pittsburgh Penguins
Jim Cuddy
Cynthia Dale
Award-winning Actor, Singer, and Dancer Onstage and On Screen
Wade Davis
Anthropologist, Ethnobotanist, Author, Photographer
The Hon. Colin Deacon
CIBC Victor Dodig
Victor Dodig
President and Chief Executive Officer, CIBC
Gary Doer
20th Premier of Manitoba
Denise Donlon, C.M.
Media Executive
Alan Doyle
Thank you