The Investors Group Financial Confidence Champion Award

35th Annual Volunteer Awards

35th Annual Volunteer Awards

Thursday, April 19, 2018
Victoria Inn

Deadline for nominations is
Friday February 2, 2018

 

The Investors Group Financial Confidence Champion Award

The Investors Group is proud to support the annual volunteer awards with the The Investors Group Financial Confidence Champion Award!

The award is given to a volunteer who has demonstrated a commitment to providing exceptional financial education in their community. It recognizes a volunteer who has gone above and beyond in promoting financial literacy, demonstrated leadership and innovation in the order to advance financial confidence, is mentoring new volunteers and/or showing a dedication to building the capacity of an organization.

Some examples of eligible volunteer work;

  • Serving on a board of directors (treasurer)
  • Providing mentorship to youth in the area of financial literacy
  • Volunteering to teach community members about financial literacy, business and/or entrepreneurship
  • Teaching youth basic money management and financial skills

The award is open to all who give their time and talents to help strengthen and build communities in Manitoba.

Nomination Procedure

Please fill out the nomination form and submit it with the following documents:

  1. Letter of Support: One (or more) letter(s) of support must be attached and should include the following - name, title, contact information for the individual writing the letter of support and a max of 500 words addressing how the nominee meets the award criteria.
  2. Describe the activities, projects, or learning/training the nominee is involved with in relation to the award criteria.
  3. Summary of the benefits to your organization or community as a result of the above-mentioned efforts.
  4. Nominee Biography - for example, address topics such as the connection to financial literacy and learning, why the nominee is passionate about skill development, and how this connects to their professional development and/or business initiatives.
  5. Additional information (newsletters, press clippings, photos, etc.) to support this nomination is welcome. Please limit this supporting material to two pages.

Nomination Forms

Online Form