In 2005, she received the YWCA Toronto women of distinction award.
In 2006, she received the Philanthropist of the Year award from the Association of Fundraising Professionals for donating time and money to Canada's National Ballet School, The Learning Partnership and Canadian Women's Foundation.
In 2007, St. Thomas University named its newest academic building in her honour. Margaret Norrie McCain Hall, housing a theatre, study lounge, administration offices and classrooms, opened in January 2007.
In 2008 Margaret and Wallace McCain opened the McCain Student Center at Mount Allison University. The McCain family have......