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Founder & Executive Director: Pamela Delisle BFA, BSW
Pamela created YCSAB in November 2011 and has continued nurturing our daily operations while strategizing and implementing plans to ensure the project can provide a baby gift to every Manitoba family in need who requests one. Pamela also manages YCSAB’s Advisory Committee and volunteer staff to prioritize a fulfilled and happy volunteer network. Our ED also carefully allocates YCSAB’s fundraised resources to ensure we meet our project goals.
Social Media Administrator: Ellen Lyon
Ellen is responsible for our Facebook and Instagram presence. She cheerfully communicates with our followers, as well as creates posts that further our mission. Follow us on Facebook and Instagram!
Match Coordinator & ‘Make One Gift’ Coordinator: Chandra Hermanson
Chandra reviews our gift applications and makes the appropriate considerations to connect families in need to our casual ‘Make One Gift’ volunteers and core Gift Coordinators. Chandra also welcomes, and supports ‘Make One Gift’ volunteers from when they apply all the way until their gift is delivered. If you have already applied for a gift and you have a question about your application, or you have questions about volunteering to ‘Make One Gift’, please contact Chandra.
Executive Assistant: Carrie Foden
After being a Gift Coordinator for one year, Carrie now provides administrative support to our Founder/ED, as well as monitoring the YCSAB info emails and helping out when needed. If you have a general question about YCSAB don’t hesitate to reach out to Carrie.
Volunteer Coordinator: Erica Halmarson
Two years as a YCSAB Gift Coordinator, plus Erica’s long list of professional achievements, has positioned her beautifully to manage all elements of our core volunteer force, including screening, hiring, and placing new volunteers, as well as managing existing core volunteers. Erica will support our volunteers so they can easily achieve their potential and have high job satisfaction within their roles.