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Memorable Manitobans: Marvin Frey (1949-2008)

Community activist.

Frey was dedicated to both community and global service, serving for 23 years with the Mennonite Central Committee in Jamaica, Swaziland, Somalia, Lesotho and Winnipeg, five years as the Executive Director of MCC Canada, two years as the Program Director of the Canadian Foodgrains Bank in Winnipeg and CEO of Ten Thousand Villages in New Hamburg from 2002-08.

He died at Waterloo, Ontario on 19 October 2008.

Sources:

Winnipeg Free Press, 20 October 2008.

This profile was prepared by Kris Keen.

Page revised: 1 December 2008

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