Mary-Ann and Geoff Nova bought the property that is now, Nova’s Ark Charity.
Operated 1st Summer Camp, 1 week for 4 campers.
Nova’s Ark became a registered Not-for-Profit Charity (#85916 1176 RR0001).
Mary-Ann left her position with the school board to invest full-time in the development of Nova’s Ark.
Pilot project with Social Service Work program at Durham College; creation of the ‘Out of the Box’ program.
‘Out of the Box’ expanded to provide programming 5 days/week.
Addition of an inter-professional resource team; partnership with Durham College OTA/PTA program solidified.
Ongoing development of programs, accessibility, infrastructure and community partnerships.