People Make a Difference Award (OEF)

People Make a Difference Award – In recognition of the behind-the-scenes effort of many equine enthusiasts, the OEF bestows “People Make a Difference” Awards upon recipients identified by each of our member associations.

For information and to see past recipients from all member associations, just click the link below

Each year, Ontario Equestrian Federation member associations are invited to nominate an individual from their ranks who has gone above and beyond for the sport. The Ontario Equestrian Federation recognizes them for their contributions by presenting them with a People Make a Difference Award.


Past Recipients nominated by the Welsh Pony and Cob Association of Ontario include:


No Nominee put forward

2014 – Maisie Durward

Maisie has been an active Board of Directors member for two years and has been the show Secretary for the Canadian All Welsh and the Welsh Summer Classic show. She is always willing to lend a hand and does so with calm efficiency.


Prior Years Shirley Cane (2x recipient)