Volunteering

The VOSCARS 2017 (D&G) are coming!

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.

 

VOSCARS 2017 (D&G) – Event Sponsors: Loreburn Housing Association; Theatre Royal, Dumfries; The People’s Project

 

Nominations are now closed.

 

This year our Categories are:

Individual

YOUNG VOLUNTEER – Sponsor: Holywood Trust

ADULT VOLUNTEER – Sponsor: The Boyd Group

BOARD MEMBER OF THE YEAR – Sponsor: Solway Print

LONG SERVICE TO VOLUNTEERING – Sponsor: D&G Life

 

Organisations

CHILDREN AND YOUNG PEOPLE – Sponsor: West Sound Radio

OLDER AND VULNERABLE PEOPLE – Sponsor: The Food Train

ENTERPRISING ORGANISATION – Sponsor: D&G Chamber of Commerce

COMMUNITY RESILIENCE – Sponsor: Dumfries & Galloway Council, Communities Directorate

ENVIRONMENTAL ORGANISATION – Sponsor: Burns Development Trust

 

Outstanding Achievement Awards

VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR – Sponsor: Garden Wise

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