Donald Sobey will receive Order of Canada Wednesday

Published on May 6, 2014
Donald Sobey

Pictou County’s Donald Sobey, will officially be inducted into the Order of Canada for his contributions as a philanthropist and entrepreneur, notably for founding one of Canada’s leading awards for young artists Wednesday at Rideau Hall in Ottawa.

David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, announced 90 new appointments to the Order of Canada in December, but the ceremony will not be held until Wednesday.