Shoalhaven Superheroes ‘Service & Beyond’ Volunteer Awards 2017

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About the Awards

The Shoalhaven Superheroes ‘Service & Beyond’ Volunteer Awards aim is to provide a platform to showcase those Volunteers within the Shoalhaven, both individuals or groups and organisations, who have shown an outstanding commitment to helping the Shoalhaven community and those within it.

This event is in its third year, with last year’s event being an outstanding success. We encourage everyone to participate in this year’s event, by nominating a worthy recipient/s in one of the following categories. Nominations are open from 8th June 2017 and close on 8th August 2017 at 5 pm.

Either fill out the form below or you can Download it here.

VOLUNTEER ‘SERVICE & BEYOND’ AWARD CATEGORIES

Business Volunteer (Individual or Business)

Open to any Individual within a business that has shown outstanding acts of volunteerism, either within the business or in association with it, or for the organisation as a whole that has shown the volunteer spirit or “random acts of kindness” to others.

Higher Learning

New Category Open to any individual within a TAFE or University higher education establishment. The individual who receives this award will have demonstrated in the true sense what it takes to support our schools and the students within it. It is open to any teacher, assistant, volunteer parent and so forth.

Eco/Green/Sustainability (Individual or Business)

Open to any Individual or Business that has shown an outstanding commitment to sustainability and Eco green habits within their community. It includes utilising existing products and minimising impact on the environment.

Sports

Open to any individual within the sporting community who has demonstrated true selfless acts for others in giving their time, expertise, and ability to help others excel. It is open to any Coach, parent, assistant, volunteer parent and so forth.

Health & Aged Care

Open to any Individual or Business that has shown an outstanding commitment to helping the elderly in our community with no gain to themselves. Improving and showing compassion and love to our seniors.

Emergency & Safety Services

Expanded Category Open to any individual or group within the Emergency & Safety Services Sector of the Shoalhaven. They will have demonstrated true selfless acts for others in giving their time, expertise, and ability to help others. They show through their acts that they are a true superhero.

Community and Not for Profit

Open to an individual or Business who shows a true demonstration of the Power of One to Transform the Ordinary into the Extraordinary. An Individual or Business that shows what it takes to have a true sense of Community Spirit and Commitment.

Arts

New Category Open to any individual or group who have committed volunteer services in the arts community including fundraising for local Shoalhaven charities and causes.

School Youth Category (7 – 12 yrs)

Open to any student 7-12 years that has shown the true selfless act of helping others within their school or community. They demonstrate leadership, respect, and compassion for others.

Entertainment

New Category Open to any individual or group who have committed volunteer services in the entertainment community including fundraising for Shoalhaven local charities and causes.

School Youth Category (13 – 18 yrs)

Open to any student 13-18 years that has shown the true selfless act of helping others within their school or community. They demonstrate leadership, respect, and compassion for others.

Education

Open to any individual within a primary or secondary, education establishment. The individual who receives this award will have demonstrated in the true sense what it takes to support our schools and the students within it. It is open to any teacher, assistant, volunteer parent and so forth.

Defence Services

New Category Open to any individual within the Defence Services who have demonstrated acts of notable community volunteerism and / or fundraising achievements for local charities and causes.

Shoalhaven Superhero of the Year

Open to any individual Volunteer in the Shoalhaven. They will have demonstrated true selfless acts for others in giving their time, expertise, and ability to help others. They will have also, enriched the community through their volunteer service & beyond activities.

All three Category Award Finalists will be invited as guests to the Volunteer ‘Service & Beyond’ Awards Gala Dinner – Night for the Volunteer Superheroes of the Shoalhaven on Friday 8th September at Bomaderry Bowling Club and the Volunteers Recognition Reception at the Speaker’s Garden, Parliament House, Sydney on 18th October.

ALL SHOALHAVEN SUPERHEROES EVENTS WILL BE FUNDRAISING FOR RONALD McDONALD HOUSE CHARITIES
  • The Nominee

  • (Individual or Organisation)
  • The Nominator

  • (Individual or Organisation)
  • Award Categories

    (Please check appropriate category)
  • Brief Description

  • (150 words or fewer)
  • Nominations must be received by 5.00 pm Tuesday, 8th August 2017. Printed forms can be sent via email admin@shoalhavensuperheroes.com.au OR posted to : PO BOX 2386, Bomaderry, NSW 2541