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MONTAGUE, P.E.I. — The Inexperienced Social gathering of P.E.I. has introduced that Norma Dingwell will run in Montague-Kilmuir within the upcoming provincial election.
“I’m very obsessed with serving to folks and being a voice to those that suppose they don’t have one. I’m honored that folks belief me sufficient to inform me their struggles and ask for my assist,” Dingwell stated.
Dingwell is a Montague native and has labored as a safety guard, within the meals trade, as a baker and as a member of a highways crew.
She attended Holland Faculty to begin a profession as a corrections officer. Nonetheless, her plans had been lower brief when she was injured in a car collision that left her disabled.
“My motivation is straightforward. I may have died 19 years in the past within the automotive accident, however I used to be spared,” Dingwell stated. “I strongly consider that my function right here is to assist as many individuals as I can to reside their lives and never simply exist.”
Dingwell has additionally volunteered in Japanese P.E.I. for a few years and because the Southern Kings and Queens Meals Financial institution supervisor.
Her husband additionally owns a take-out restaurant on the Down East Mall in Montague.
In 2017, the 2 began a free weekly meal for these within the space dealing with meals insecurities. The service is not working as providers elevated, and meals costs have change into out of attain.