William Norrie Outstanding Community Leadership Award

35th Annual Volunteer Awards

35th Annual Volunteer Awards

Thursday, April 19, 2018
Victoria Inn

Deadline for nominations is
Friday February 2, 2018

 

William Norrie Outstanding Community Leadership Award

Call For Nominations

Volunteer Manitoba invites you to submit nominations for the William Norrie Outstanding Community Leadership Award.

The Award

Volunteer Manitoba will present an award in the William Norrie Outstanding Community Leadership category. This award recognizes an individual living in Winnipeg who has shown a commitment to volunteerism and demonstrated outstanding leadership in their community.

Volunteer Manitoba is seeking individuals who have been significantly involved in their community, having mobilized other members to achieve a common goal and improve the lives of those living in Winnipeg.

Who Can Be Nominated?

Any individual, who lives in Winnipeg, and has demonstrated a commitment to their community, having mobilized other members to achieve a common goal and improve the lives of Manitobans.

Suggested Criteria For The Award

Recognizing a person that is a force behind creating programs, reforms, new initiatives and responding to community issues

Recognizing the advancement of social issues, community well-being and families

Celebrating the diversity in our community

Recognizing an inspiring leader

Recognizing the pioneering spirit of volunteerism

Recognizing social commitment and persistence

Recognizing a lifelong commitment to volunteering

Submitting a Nomination

Please type or print clearly on the nomination form.

Attach supporting documentation describing the exceptional volunteer efforts and community leadership of the individual volunteer.

Please include the following information in a concise document (two pages or less):

IDENTIFICATION of a need in the community

METHOD of which nominee addressed the need

ACTIVITY the nominee undertook

LEADERSHIP shown by nominee

PERSEVERANCE in facing any challenges or obstacles the nominee may have had to deal with

IMPACT of nominee's efforts on individual person or group receiving help

SUMMARY of the essence of the nomination indicating why the nominee should receive the award

Include any printed material such as letters, news clippings, testimonials that directly relate to the volunteer activity the individual is being nominated for. (only two pages will be considered)

Photographs and documentation will be accepted but not returned. Do not send video or audio cassettes, displays or films.

Nomination Forms

Online Form