National Volunteer Week Awards
Volunteer + Info HPE is proud to represent and celebrte VOLUNTEERS in the Bay of Quinte Region!
Each year, our agency along with the Nation we CELBRATE VOLUNTEERS during National Volunteer Week Celebrations. This year we we will celebrating April 14th-April 20th, 2024. As part of our celebrations we accept nominations and then award our annual Volunteer Awards! Nominations are open till the end of April and the winners will be annouced at this years Dancing with the Stars Quinte on May 24th, 2024 at the CAA arena.
RUTH BURROWS – NOMINATE SOMEONE HERE
The Ruth Burrows Volunteer Award was established in 1990 to recognize Ruth Burrows, an exemplary community volunteer. Since then, the award has been presented annually to an individual who has made an outstanding and exceptional contribution to the community.
MAURICE ROLLINS COMMUNITY LEADERSHIP AWARD FOR YOUTH – NOMINATE SOMEONE HERE
The Maurice Rollins Community Leadership Award for Youth annually honors an outstanding young leader in Hastings and Prince Edward Counties. Voluntary organizations, community groups, schools and individuals may nominate a young person aged 16-24 who has made an exceptional contribution. The award was established to recognize Maurice Rollins, a visionary and leader in our community.
BUSINESS PERSON VOLUNTEER APPRECIATION AWARD (SPONSORED BY DARRELL SMITH) – NOMINATE SOMEONE HERE
The Business Person Appreciation Volunteer award was created in 2011. The award is presented annually to recognize an outstanding leader that has continued to make an exceptional contribution to our community.
2023 Volunteer Award Winners
International Volunteer Day
International Volunteer Day takes place on December 5th each year and is officially recognized by the United Nations as a day on which volunteers around the world are recognized and celebrated for their contributions and dedication. Volunteer & Information Quinte organizes a free event for all volunteers in our community of Hastings and Prince Edward Counties.
The purpose of our celebration is to acknowledge our local volunteers in Hastings and Prince Edward County with their countless hours of community involvement. Individuals who attend will enjoy refreshments, door prizes, and a musical performance by a local artist.
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