2020 Volunteering Awards, Canberra region – will take place on Tuesday 19th May, from 6pm-8pm, at the National Arboretum

Held during National Volunteer Week, the Volunteering Awards acknowledge and celebrate the outstanding contribution of thousands of Canberran volunteers who willingly give their time and skills to the community each year.

This year there are nine award categories.

  • Volunteer of the Year

  • Volunteer Team of the Year

  • Young Volunteer of the Year

  • Senior Volunteer of the Year

  • Inclusion Award

  • Innovation Award

  • Volunteer Leadership Award

  • Corporate Volunteering Award

  • Canberra’s Choice Award (Canberrans vote for their favourite submission)

Sponsor an Award Category and demonstrate your support for volunteers in the Canberra region.

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Attracting significant public support and media interest, the Volunteering Awards are a major event in Canberra’s community calendar. Around 100 volunteers are nominated for recognition every year. Members of the community cast more than 15,000 votes each year to select their “Canberra’s Choice” volunteer. The Awards Ceremony is an important celebration for volunteers and their supporters, and political, community and business leaders attend the event to demonstrate their support of volunteering.

Meet the 2019 Volunteer of the Year

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View the 2019 photo gallery

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Contact us to discuss how you can get involved.

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