1 Church Street,
P.O. Box 697,
Truro, Nova Scotia
Canada B2N 5E7
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:
The deadline to be nominated for a provincial volunteer award is Friday, 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
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
Group Volunteer Nominees
Royal Pettigrew Award
Dave Gunn-Municipality of Colchester County
Brian & Jeannie McCurdy
J. Ronald Robichaud
Jennifer Tucker-Johnston- Provincial Volunteer Representatives-Town of Truro
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.