2014 Volunteer Recognition

Looking for a way to say Thank You to a hard working Volunteer or Community Group?

Why not nominate them for the recognition they deserve?

Colchester County promotes volunteerism by encouraging the nomination of individuals and groups to be recognized. Last year's event saw an increased number of nominees, but we know there are many more throughout Colchester. Take some time to think about volunteers that may be helping in your community and nominate them for this year's event.

National Volunteer Week April 6-13, 2014

During the week of April 6 -13, 2014 communities all across Canada will celebrate National Volunteer Week. The primary purpose of this specially designated week is to thank and honour people who donate their time to help others by supporting the cause in which they believe. There are awards for:

Provincial Volunteer Award

Colchester County Volunteer Awards

The deadline to be nominated for a provincial volunteer award is Monday, February 28, 2014.

The deadline to be nominated for a Colchester County volunteer award is

Anyone who applies after February 28th will not be eligible for provincial recognition.

For more information contact Colchester Recreation at 897-3185 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

2013 Volunteer Recoginition Awards Reception

The Municipality of the County of Colchester celebrated the invaluable contributions of our community volunteers by hosting our Annual Volunteer Recognition Awards Reception on April 24, 2013. We would like to thank all our volunteers across the Country for everything they continue to do and to the nominees who were in attendance for the reception.

Below are the names of those nominated for this year's event

Youth Volunteer Nominee
Bryanna Richardson

Group Volunteer Nominees
Directors of "Economy Recreation Centre"
Chignecto West Regional Science Fair Committee

Volunteer Nominees
Shelly Whooten
Denise Fraser
Brian & Jeannie McCurdy
Valerie Taylor
Dr. Av Singh
J. Ronald Robichaud
Kimberlea Cruikshank
Pamela Gunn

Provincial Representative
Dave Gunn

Royal Pettigrew Award
John K. MacDonald

 

Provincial Representative
Dave Gunn-Municipality of Colchester County

 

Youth Nominee
Bryanna Richardson


Volunteer Nominees
Pamela Gunn

 

Brian & Jeannie McCurdy

 

Valerie Taylor

 

J. Ronald Robichaud

 

Kimberlea Cruikshank

 

Jennifer Tucker-Johnston- Provincial Volunteer Representatives-Town of Truro

 

Shelly Whooten

 

Shawn McNutt- Provincial Volunteer Representative-Village of Bible Hill

 

Volunteer Community Group Award

Chignecto West Regional Science Fair Committee

 

Royal Pettigrew Award Winner

John K. MacDonald

* Missing from photos are Dr. AV Singh-Volunteer Award Nominee, Directors of Economy Recreation Centre Committee- Volunteer Community Group Award, Karen Higgin- Provincial Volunteer Representative-Town of Stewiacke*

The County of Colchester promotes volunteerism by encouraging communities to nominate volunteers, groups, youth, families and businesses and by emphasizing the recognition of all volunteers. Please consider nominating volunteers in your area.