Dylan Black of Vankleek Hill, Ontario is a huge supporter of The Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (having participated in 24 telethons), The Make-A-Wish and The Max Keeping Fund for Kids at CHEO. He’s also an Honorary Board Member of Ability First Ottawa.
He is a graduate of Loyalist College in Belleville, Ontario with Dean’s List Honours.
Dylan aims to take part in hundreds of community minded events a year! He also strongly believes in the gift of life having donated 100 times! Please make an appointment to donate blood today by calling 1-888-2-DONATE.
In 2015 Dylan was awarded a United Way, “Community Builder Award”.
Dylan is a recent recipient of recognition in the categories of “Humanitarian, Volunteer and Emcee of the Year” in Ottawa.
He was voted Ottawa’s Favourite Radio Personality & TV/Media Personality in 2021! (2020 as well!)
In November 2017, Dylan was awarded the prestigious “Corus Entertainment Show We Care Award”. In 2018 he was nominated for a “Premier’s Award”. In 2019 Dylan was presented a “Mayor’s City Builder Award”.
In 5 years, Dylan personally collected $15,000 through the Movember campaign! He also raised $6000 for the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation through the “Stache for Cash” initiative and over $3700 for the Breast Cancer Society of Canada through boom’s #buzzforboobs campaign.
His annual “Birthday Extravaganza” collected close to $10000 for various charities including “Tysen’s Mission to a Million”.
In 2017, Dylan’s son Maxwell James was born and named after Order of Canada recipient Max Keeping and his father James.
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