In all her endeavors, Dixie Jacobsen approaches her volunteerism with originality while her contagious personality attracts others to help. Dixie has served on the boards of the BC and national Thoroughbred Horse Societies raising the profile of BC-bred horses and promoting the societies’ activites. Through her involvement with the David Foster Foundation, Dixie generously supports families of children dealing with organ transplants. As well, Dixie serves on the organizing committee for the Fraser Valley’s Crystal Gala raising significant funds for breast cancer. Communities are built on the strength and commitment of the people who give of themselves so others can have a better life. Dixie is without question one of those people.