Call for Nominations for Provincial Volunteer Awards

Department of Community Services

January 12, 2016 9:45 AM

Nova Scotians are invited to recognize outstanding volunteers in their communities by nominating them for a Provincial Volunteer Award.

Each year, Provincial Volunteer Awards honour volunteers from across the province with an award for their selfless contributions.

The award recipients are selected by a review committee. The premier, lieutenant-governor and minister of the Voluntary Sector will present the awards at a ceremony in April.

Nomination forms are available at
http://novascotia.ca/NonProfitSector/celebrating-volunteers.asp .

The deadline for nominations is 4:30 p.m., Friday, Feb. 19.



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     Nova Scotians are invited to recognize outstanding

volunteers in their communities by nominating them for a

Provincial Volunteer Award.

     The Provincial Volunteer Awards honour volunteers from

across the province with an award for their selfless

contributions.

     The award recipients are selected by a review committee.

The premier, lieutenant-governor and minister of the Voluntary

Sector will present the awards at a ceremony in April.

     Nomination forms are available at Nova Scotia dot C-A

slash Non Profit Sector.

     The deadline for nominations is 4:30 P-M, Friday,

February 19th.

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Media Contact: Heather Fairbairn
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              Email: heather.fairbairn@novascotia.ca