|Date:||Wednesday, May 10, 2017|
|Location:||Cobourg Lions Community Centre (157 Elgin St. East, Cobourg)|
Helga Stephenson, former celebrated CEO of the Academy of Canadian Cinema & Television, will be guest speaker at this annual luncheon. The award-winning film and media arts personality will be talking about the "dramatic" changes for women in the film and television industry. Funds raised by the luncheons since 1991 have provided scholarships and bursaries for numerous Northumberland high school and college students. In 2016, seven high school students each received $750 scholarships, including a new award for a First Nations, Metis or Inuit student.