Volunteer Awards 2014

This is your opportunity to reward a friend, colleague or organisation for the work they do in the Western isles

Everyone appreciates feeling valued, that their efforts have not gone unnoticed and undervalued.

Show your appreciation by nominating an individual or organisation for one of the following Awards:

The Volunteer of the Year Award

Will go to a special individual whose dedication and commitment to assisting other people, or an organisation, makes them worthy of special recognition.

We all know, admire and appreciate someone like this, please take the time to reward this person with a nomination.

Young Volunteer of the Year Award

For committed individuals under the age of 25, who have demonstrated selfless work and effort.

Whether they assist in fundraising, youth clubs or help the elderly, take this opportunity to nominate them for their volunteering role.

Organisation of the Year Award

Are you aware of voluntary groups or organisations that are doing exemplary work in our community?

If you have volunteered with, or been supported by, an organisation that you feel deserves recognition, nominate them for this award.

Take a moment to complete a nomination, our community has such a strong voluntary sector, it’s time to acknowledge it and those involved!

Nomination forms are available from V.C. offices in North Lewis, Stornoway, Harris, Uist and Barra

The closing date for nominations is Friday, May 2nd.

You can post, fax, email or deliver forms to your local office or Kathryn in the V.C. Stornoway office.

A judging panel will meet shortly after to decide the winners and runners up.

Those shortlisted will be invited to our Volunteer Awards Ceremony in Lews Castle College during Volunteers Week, on Wednesday, June 4th where the prize winners will be revealed.

We have some amazing volunteers in the Western Isles please help us collectively to show our appreciation.