This community award aims to recognise and honour Geraldton’s outstanding volunteers. Our community of Geraldton has thousands of “unsung heroes” that work tirelessly and sometimes without thanks. These awards are about acknowledging and celebrating the remarkable work of Geraldton volunteers.
Centacare’s Community Volunteer Service aims to promote the value and important contribution of volunteering to the social, cultural, economic and environmental well-being of our community. Nominations are now open for anyone to nominate in any of the below categories:
Community Volunteer of the Year – Presented to an individual 18 years and over to recognise their outstanding voluntary contribution and who, through their volunteering has made a significant impact in our community.
Lifetime Community Volunteer of the Year – Presented to an individual 18 years and over to recognise their life-long (10 years plus) contribution to volunteering in our community and who has enhanced the lives of others and our community through their voluntary activities.
Youth Volunteer of the Year – Presented to an individual under the age of 18 years who has made an outstanding voluntary commitment and through volunteering has positively impacted the lives of others.
Community Volunteer Organisation of the Year – Presented to a volunteer-involving organisation that provides innovative leadership and through good practise in volunteering, brings about positive and enduring change to their community.
All nominees will be honoured at our annual Thank a Volunteer Day event being held on Monday, 5th December at 5.30pm. Venue to be confirmed. http://centacaregeraldton.org.au/nominations-for-volunteer-of-the-year-now-open/