Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG) was recently selected by United Way Ottawa as the winner of the 2010 Community Builder of the Year Award: “TAKE ACTION for Volunteerism”.

The Community Builder Award program was established to recognize local organizations, partnerships, agencies, neighbourhood groups and individuals who help make Ottawa a better place to live, work and raise a family. BLG was selected for this award based on the Firm's generosity, volunteerism and community spirit within the Ottawa region.

Marc Jolicoeur, Regional Managing Partner, Ottawa, accepted the award on behalf of BLG at the annual Community Builder Award Gala, held on May 19, 2010.