And what are they you may ask… Well they’re part of Volunteer’s Week (1 – 7 June); a celebration of Volunteering throughout Dumfries and Galloway.
But we’ll give you more details about the other Volunteer’s Week events in the course of the next couple of months.
Over the next two weeks we’ll be telling you about the VOSCARS 2017 (D&G) – your opportunity to nominate a Volunteer or Volunteer Involving Organisation to celebrate and recognise their contribution within our Region.
VOSCARS 2017 (D&G) – EVENT SPONSORS: LOREBURN HOUSING ASSOCIATION; THEATRE ROYAL, DUMFRIES; THE PEOPLE’S PROJECT
This year our Categories are:
YOUNG VOLUNTEER – Sponsor: Holywood Trust – https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/VV373FZ
ADULT VOLUNTEER – SPONSOR: THE BOYD GROUP – https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/VVTT8LT
BOARD MEMBER OF THE YEAR – SPONSOR: SOLWAY PRINT – https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/VVWCMRF
LONG SERVICE TO VOLUNTEERING – SPONSOR: D&G LIFE – https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/VVMBB6F
CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE – SPONSOR: West Sound Radio – https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/VVDWVL7
OLDER AND VULNERABLE PEOPLE – SPONSOR: TO BE CONFIRMED – https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/VV25N3W
ENTERPRISING ORGANISATION – SPONSOR: D&G Chamber of Commerce – https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/VL8FYYX
COMMUNITY RESILIENCE – SPONSOR: DUMFRIES & GALLOWAY COUNCIL, COMMUNITIES DIRECTORATE – https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/V85WNLV
ENVIRONMENTAL ORGANISATION SPONSOR: BURNS DEVELOPMENT TRUST – https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/VLHPZKD
Outstanding Achievement Awards
VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR – SPONSOR: TO BE CONFIRMED
VOLUNTEER INVOLVING ORGANISATION OF THE YEAR – SPONSOR: LOWLAND TRAINING SERVICES
VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR and VOLUNTEER INVOLVING ORGANISATION OF THE YEAR, will be chosen by the judges from the shortlisted finalists.
If you’d like details beforehand just call 0300 303 8558
Deadline for nominations is 12 April 2017