Haliburton's Morgan Burke holds her Ontario Junior Citizen Award while standing with Ontario's Lieutenant Governor Elizabeth Dowdeswell. Morgan received the honour for giving back to the community through her company The Birds and the Bees. Last year she organized a fundraising event for Haliburton Highlands Health Services Foundation.

Haliburton’s Morgan Burke honoured at Junior Citizen ceremony

Thirteen young people from across Ontario were honoured during a special ceremony at the TD Tower in Toronto on Monday March 18 including Haliburton’s Morgan Burke 16.

Morgan received an Ontario Junior Citizen Award given out annually by the Ontario Community Newspapers Association.

The Honourable Elizabeth Dowdeswell Lieutenant Governor of Ontario attended as congratulator-in-chief.

Member newspapers and corporate sponsor TD Bank Group supported this year’s awards.