Nomination Date: 26/10/2018
Alex Yuan is a successful entrepreneur, long-time York Region resident, devoted family man and community leader with deep roots in the community.
Passionate about giving back to his community, Alex has always volunteered throughout his career and has served on the board of directors for numerous non-profit organizations helping seniors and youth. In 1997, he founded the S’port for Kids charitable foundation which provided over $1 million during 18 years to community groups.
Professionally, Alex was appointed to the Ontario Job Investment Board and the Ontario Medical Association as a Cabinet Member of OMSBF (Ontario Medical Student Bursary Fund).
Alex Yuan is the recipient of several honours and awards including Entrepreneur of the Year Award in 1998, Outstanding Business Achievement award, Chinese Canadian Legend award, Queen Elizabeth II Jubilee award.
Alex serves as honorary member of Carefirst Seniors & Community Services Association and Community Consultative Member for the Toronto Police Services.