Mr. Moores  has  served  on  numerous  committees, given  freely of  his  time, energy, and  expertise to  ensure  success  for  the   many  and  varied  organizations  with  whom he has been associated over the  past 40 years. He was Chair of  the 1992 Provincial Summer Games and the 1994 Provincial Special   Olympics both hosted by the Towns of Harbour Grace and Carbonear. The millions of dollars raised  for  these  events have ensured that present and future generations have modern facilities available to them. Mr. Moores was also Chair of the “Matthew” visit for the 500th Anniversary Celebrations in the Province. This 1997 event was the catalyst from which the current tourism industry in the Province got its start. Mr. Moores has also been Chair of the Carbonear Hospital Board of Director, a Member of the Board of Regents of Memorial University, a Director of the Canadian Scholarship Trust Foundation, and a Bencher of the Law Society of Newfoundland and Labrador. He was named Alumnus of the Year by Memorial University in 1998 and received the Weldon Award from Dalhousie Law School for Unselfish  Public Service in 2000.