CPAWS’ Dave Wright honoured with prestigious legal award


Dave Wright, lawyer and partner at Aikins, MacAulay & Thorvaldson LLP, was honoured with the Manitoba Bar Association’s Pro Bono Award this month. Dave was recognized for his work on behalf of Manitobans living with disabilities.

Dave has been a dedicated CPAWS Manitoba board member since 2004. He is also a member and Secretary of the CPAWS National Board of Trustees. His efforts include developing a sustainability project for the Manitoba chapter that seeks funding certainty for conservation initiatives in the province. His leadership and assistance in finance and fundraising has been invaluable. Dave’s enthusiasm and devotion to protect Canada’s great wilderness in his support of CPAWS is appreciated and inspiring.

Dave’s generosity reveals itself in the many ways he is involved and engaged in the Canadian community. In his many commitments and actions Dave is making our world a better place and motivating the people around him to get involved in charitable pursuits.