Luncheon Meeting - AKtion Club / Dave Ferguson - Fairmont Chateau Laurier

AKtion Club Luncheon - Dave Ferguson, Executive Director, Ottawa-Carleton Association for Persons with Developmental Disabilities (OCAPDD).

"The Aktion Club & Developmental Services in Ontario"

Dave has held the position of Executive Director with Ottawa-Carleton Association for Persons with Developmental Disabilities (OCAPDD) since 1998, and added Open Hands (Cornwall based organization) in 2007. Dave has over 25 years of management experience in the social services sector, both in Ontario and Alberta. Dave’s educational background includes a B.A. in Psychology; a Human Service Management diploma; and an MBA.

About Aktion Club - More than 450 clubs serving their communities worldwide.

Aktion Club is the only service club for adults with disabilities, with more than 9,000 members worldwide. Aktion Clubs draw members from various organizations that support individuals with disabilities, as well as other community programs.  Aktion clubs can also be established at churches, libraries, YMCAs, lodges or similar facilities. A Kiwanis club, composed of like-minded, service-oriented people from the community, serves as the club’s sponsor.

On the menu:   Caesar Salad, Tangerine-Glazed Breast of Chicken, Seasonal Vegetables, Quebec Sugar Pie

Head Table -
1.   Frank Nisi                            5.   Robert Garrow
2.   Harold Moore                      6.   Maryke Sharp, Ottawa AKtion Club
3.   Dave Ferguson                    7.   Dave Trigger
4.   President Martin                   8.   Sue Potvin,  Bytown AKtion Club