Our first winner of the YTS Scholarship for Community Service, presented by Able & Remarkable Mortgages Inc., is Arshvir Dhari. Arshvir is currently in grade 12 at David Thompson Secondary School in Vancouver. He has been using his passion of volunteering to improve the community and to inspire others.
As the Regional Manager of Wish Youth Network Society, he helped to raise $1,500 for Saint Paul’s Hospital Foundation to help fund research projects, purchase new medical equipment, and finance therapy programs for youth affected with terminal illnesses. Coupled with his passion for volunteering he joined the movement to promote global literacy as the Regional Manager of Kindler’s Society. His main goal was to increase English education in developing countries.
Arshvir plans to earn a Bachelor of Science degree, followed by an MD-PhD education, to pursue a career as a clinical researcher in neurodegenerative diseases. He hopes to continue volunteering in pursuit of his passion for service. Congratulations Arshvir.