To Contact PEDVAC Foundation, you may telephone, write or e-mail us at the following:
12 Church Street
Port Elgin, NB E4M 2C9
Val MacDermid has been the executive director of Pedvac Foundation since 1988. Val holds her National Certificate in Voluntary and Non-Profit Management from the Canadian Center for Philanthropy and Ryerson College. As well she has her Certificate of General Social Work from Renison College, an affiliate of Waterloo University.
She has also worked for the Nova Scotia government as a Youth Victim Support Worker assisting youth victims attending court. Val is currently the deputy Mayor of Port Elgin and has been the president of the Port Elgin and District Housing Inc., a non-profit housing corporation, for the past 12 years. Over the years she has volunteered on the boards of many not-for-profits including the New Brunswick Association of Food Banks.
Currently Val is a member of the advisory committee on Social Enterprise and Community Investment Funds to the New Brunswick Government.
Val lives in Port Elgin by the mouth of the Gaspereau River with her dog Molly.