Elba Haid is the beating heart behind what compassionate healthcare looks like today. In 1996, Elba founded Real Care Inc, a leader in home and institutional healthcare services. An active member of the community, Elba has served on many boards including the Manitoba Theater Centre and the Canadian National Institute for the Blind (CNIB). In 2018, Elba was instrumental in the development of The Gail Asper Award, which is given to outstanding individuals who demonstrate exemplary leadership in a field. Elba is a passionate advocate for women who donated $100,000 to the Heart and Stroke Foundation as part of a $1 million initiative to save women’s lives.