Canuck Place Children’s Hospice in Vancouver is a pediatric palliative care facility serving BC children from infancy to age nineteen. We are honoured today to recognize Brad Skeats for his compassionate role in serving children and their families at Canuck Place. He has volunteered over 2500 hours since 2000. Brad is especially gifted with bereavement counseling where he has made a difference in so many lives at difficult times. Brad is known for his devotion and dedication. He volunteers to do any task that needs to be done, has trained countless volunteers and carefully considers each family’s situation and tenderly cares for those in need. Brad exemplifies the meaning and strength of an outstanding volunteer.