Madeline-Ann Aksich

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Madeline-Ann Aksich

Madeline-Ann Aksich, CM (1956 – September 25, 2005) was a Canadian businesswoman, philanthropist, artist and founder of the International Children's Institute.[1] On May 1, 2001 she was appointed to the Order of Canada for her humanitarian work.[2] The Madeline-Ann Aksich Visual Arts Studio at Marianopolis College is named in her honour.[3]

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  1. ^ "NDP'S Carole James vows to beat cancer". The Vancouver Sun. September 6, 2006. Retrieved December 14, 2010. 
  2. ^ "Order of Canada - Madeline-Ann Aksich, C.M., M.B.A". Governor General of Canada website. Retrieved December 15, 2010. 
  3. ^ "Her memory will light up art studio". Montreal Gazette. January 14, 2007. Retrieved December 14, 2010.