The NSW Volunteer of the Year Award is an annual awards program launched in 2007 by The Centre for Volunteering to recognise the outstanding efforts of the 2 million plus volunteers in NSW, and to promote the importance of volunteering to the community.
Congratulations to the 2016 Award Winners, and thank you to all the nominees who volunteer their time.
Below is a selection of the materials produced by The Centre for Volunteering for the coverage of the 2016 NSW Volunteer of the Year Awards.
Riverina Volunteers Shine with Health
Dentists, Teachers And Students Volunteering for Safer and Stronger Communities
Volunteers Support Migrants, Music And Mental Health
Mums Helping Mums, School Girls Helping Street Girls: Volunteers In The Mix Of Life
Saving Hearts, Caring For Kids and Building Solutions for the Disabled – Coastal Volunteers Take the Prize
A Touch Theatrical, Knitting for Vital Hospital Supplies or Running Relays for Cancer Northern Rivers Volunteers Excel in all Areas
In the Pool on the Bike of for the Love of Birds – Volunteers in New England are Winners in Community Spirit
Murray Volunteers Giving Life Affirming Acts at School, On the Road and In the Bush
Volunteers Acting Local and Thinking Global
Illawarra Volunteers will help on the Beaches, in the Bush and in their Hospital Beds
Sustaining Beautiful Minds and Hearts – Volunteers in the South West Venture into Challenging Terrain
Hunter Volunteers Touch Lives in Many Places – In The Pool, The Garden, on the Sports Field and in Classrooms
Central Coast Volunteers Nourish Life Itself
Sydney South Volunteers Caring for the Community from Cradle to Twilight Years
Broken Hill Volunteers Winners are Healthy, Arty and Committed
Orana Volunteers Moving People and Changing Lives
Central West Volunteers Supporting New Australian Lives, All Sporting Lives And Every Step in Life
Volunteering helps teen beat anxiety
2016 NSW Corporate Volunteer State Finalists Announced
2016 Excellence in Volunteer Management Award State Finalists Announced!
Dentist offering the gift of a smile wins NSW Volunteer of the Year
Overall Winner 2016 NSW Volunteer of the Year – Dr David Digges
2016 NSW Volunteer of the Year winners video interviews