In the news: Nominations open for the 2023 Basildon Borough Volunteer Awards
Nominations for the 2023 Basildon Borough Volunteer Awards are now open.
The awards are to recognise the achievements and contributions that volunteers have given across the borough.
There are eight different categories that individuals can be nominated for, including Community Star, Inspirational Role Model, and Young Volunteer of the Year.
Cabinet Member for Communities, Councillor Terri Sargent, said: "It's so important our borough's volunteers get recognition for the valuable support they provide to the community. This is our opportunity to nominate those hard-working individuals.
"I'm looking forward to meeting all of our special nominees at the awards ceremony in February."
To nominate, please visit: Basildon Borough Volunteer Awards 2023 - full details of the nomination criteria for each award is available on the webpage.
Applications must be received by Friday 23 December 2022.
Published on Tuesday 15 November 2022
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The full list of award categories is: The Young Volunteer of the Year Award (11-21yrs or up to 25 years if additional needs), Community Star, Inspirational Role Model, Fundraising Champion, Long Service Award, Voluntary Group/Project of the Year, Lifetime Achievement Award, and the People's Choice Award.