2017 Scholarship winner

Abigail Olfert, seen here driving in the Niverville Olde Tyme Country Fair, was awarded the chamber's Leadership & Business $1,000 scholarship for her essay That's my business.

At school, she notes she was an editor for the yearbook; involved in sports, music, art, and the school drama; and sat on the Superintendent's Student Advisory Council.

As well, Abigail was the recipient of the 2017 YMCA-YWCA Women of Distinction Prairie Award of Promise

Abigail is an art teacher at This Little Light Artistry. She hopes to attend the 2018 spring session at Capernwray Hall Bible College in England and afterwards attend either Canadian Mennonite University or the University of Manitoba.