NEWS: OrKidstra welcomes Dr. Penny Reedie to the Board of Directors
OrKidstra is pleased to welcome Dr. Penny Reedie to the Board of Directors. A long-standing and senior Public Servant, Dr. Reedie is a former Canadian High Commissioner to New Zealand, and has recently completed an assignment as Director of the Judicial Reform & Institutional Strengthening (JURIST) Project in the Caribbean.
“I am delighted and honoured to join the Board of this outstanding organization that teaches children teamwork, commitment, discipline, self-confidence, communication, cooperation, leadership and community. These children are an inspiration to talk to, to watch and listen to – and to imagine the adults and leaders they will become.”
OrKidstra is a charitable, social development program which teaches life skills to kids from Ottawa’s under-served areas through learning and making music together: empower kids…build community. Learn more at orkidstra.ca