His personal drive helped him rise from a poor kid in Winnipeg to a successful highrise builder in Vancouver.
But his real contribution to society has been his philanthropy. Raised during the Great Depression, he’s always had an empathy for children, and has worked tirelessly for them.
“When I make money, I want to help young kids,” said Zajac, who will turn 95 on May 15.
PHOTO BY NICK PROCAYLO /00100988A