Division News Article

Charlene Dechaine and Andrea Gibson receive the Exemplary Parent Volunteer Award

June 25th, 2024

Charlene and Andrea are remarkable individuals who have served as pillars of the community, dedicating their time and effort to support Pembina North Community School (PNCS).

Charlene and Andrea play a crucial role in preparing meals and volunteering for numerous events. They have also been the driving force behind the annual PNCS Christmas Dinner every December, purchasing and preparing all the food for a huge feast and organizing all the volunteers to make it a wonderful event for all the students and staff. 

Every month they prepare the feature hot lunches that PNCS students absolutely love and they also take on the responsibility of making sure there are enough volunteers to serve and clean-up the meals.

Charlene and Andrea’s unwavering commitment to the school and students is truly commendable. Their tireless efforts have made a significant impact on the community. Their selflessness and willingness to go above and beyond to serve the students and families of Pembina North Community School make them truly worthy of the Exemplary Parent Volunteer Award.


Charlene Dechaine and Andrea Gibson received the Pembina Hills School Division Exemplary Parent Volunteer Award in June 2024.