Learn More About Our Board & Staff

Dr. Daniel G. Klauke, O.D.

Board Chair

Dr. Klauke was born and raised in a rural community north of Toronto. He moved to Morden in September of 2018 to start his career as an optometrist at Focal Point. Since moving here, Dr. Klauke has made an effort to become immersed in the community whether it be through curling, performing in local theatre, volunteering at his church, supporting local restaurants, or most recently, taking on the role of Board Chair with Many Hands Resource Centre.


Brenda Klassen


Brenda has lived in Morden for over 26 years and was a founding member of Many Hands.  She works as a nurse and enjoys volunteering in the community.

Sally Marsolais


Sally and her family moved to Morden about 20 years ago. Sally is a strong advocate and seeks to contribute toward making Morden a safe and welcoming place for all. She works as a social worker and loves spending time with her family and especially her cat. 

Julie Plett

Member at Large

Julie Plett moved to Morden in 2016 with her husband and two children. When they first moved she stayed at home with her kids but once both  children were in school full time Julie made the decision to return to the workforce. 
Julie is the Payroll & Benefits Coordinator at Elias Woodworking.
Julie and her family are enjoying their  time in Morden and all that it has to offer.

Darcy Wolfe

Vice Chair

Darcy is living in Morden with his wife and two kids. He enjoys helping people, reading, and watching sports.

Somnath Naha

Member at Large


Executive Director (Staff)

Mariyam Tsygankova


Mariyam and her family made the exciting move to Morden in 2018, embarking on a new chapter in their lives. With her wealth of experience in leadership positions, Mariyam previously held the prestigious role of director at a Educational Centre. Additionally, she dedicated 3.5 years of her career to working at a Settlement organization in Morden, assisting newcomers and facilitating their integration into the community.

In Morden, Mariyam has found a true sense of belonging. She absolutely loves the city’s community-minded atmosphere and the genuine friendliness of its residents. Whether it’s organizing local events, collaborating with like-minded individuals, or simply engaging in heartfelt conversations, Mariyam cherishes every opportunity to connect with the wonderful people of Morden.


Volunteer Coordinator (Staff)

Dyane Wiens

Dyane grew up in the Manitou area but have been living in Morden for over 16 years with her husband and 2 children. 

“My involvement with Many Hands began when they became involved with the food bank. As a volunteer myself, I have come to appreciate the work they do in the community and look forward to continuing to support them in this role.

For our current volunteers, I look forward to working with all of you!  To those who are interested in volunteering, I look forward to meeting you! ”

Program Coordinator (Staff)

Aleah Toews

Aleah and her husband moved to Morden in 2022. She appreciates how friendly and community minded the people of Morden are.

Aleah loves working with the volunteers of Many Hands and getting to know the community. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family, swimming and walking her dog Cronus.


Many Hands Resource Centre

Drop in:  500 Stephen St

Mail to: 500 Stephen St, Morden, MB R6M 1T7


Have a question? Get in touch:


text/phone: 204-823-1678


We are available Monday to Tuesday, from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.

Drop in is at 500 Stephen St. 

 – Tuesdays 12 to 4pm

 – Thursdays 6 to 9pm