Call for Nominations for 2018 Provincial Volunteer Awards

Communities, Culture and Heritage

November 14, 2017 1:40 PM

Nova Scotians can recognize outstanding volunteers in their communities by nominating them for a 2018 Provincial Volunteer Award.

Each year, the awards ceremony honours volunteers from across the province for their volunteer contributions. Nova Scotians can nominate volunteers in the categories of volunteer representative award, volunteer youth award and volunteer family award.

The representative volunteer award recipients are selected by their municipalities. The volunteer youth and volunteer family award winners 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/volunteerawards.

The deadline for nominations is midnight, Feb. 16.


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     Nova Scotians can recognize outstanding volunteers in their

communities by nominating them for a 2018 Provincial Volunteer

Award.

     Each year, the awards honour volunteers from across the

province for their volunteer contributions. Nova Scotians can

nominate volunteers in the categories of volunteer

representative, volunteer youth and volunteer family.

     The premier, lieutenant-governor, and minister of the

voluntary sector will present the awards at a ceremony in April.

     The deadline for nominations is midnight, February 16.

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Media Contact: Lisa Jarrett
              902-717-4199
              Email: Lisa.Jarrett@novascotia.ca