Congratulations to today’s winner, Brenda Gagne, one of our Outstanding Women of 2023!
Nominated By: Jaime Raymo
“Brenda is a Native American woman with a heart so big. She is so giving and goes out of her way to help those in need. Family, friends, and strangers. Angel to all.” – Jaime Raymo
Brenda Gagne is the director of Abenaki Circle of Courage, an afterschool program teaching kids from kindergarten through sixth grade about Abenaki Culture and traditions. The program is open to all who want to learn more about the Abenki Culture. Part of that culture is helping those in your community and paying it forward. Brenda is always there helping these deserving families. Whether it is setting up a fundraiser for a family who lost their home in a fire or collecting food and gifts to pass out for the holidays, Brenda is always looking to help others.