Friday, March 10 is the deadline for you to nominate an outstanding volunteer for a Hanover County Spirit of Volunteerism award! There are 8 categories in which nominations can be submitted:
- Spirit of One
- Spirit of Family
- Spirit of Inspiration (an individual who has volunteered 20 years or more for a specific organization.)
- Spirit of Youth
- Spirit of Dedication (an individual 60 years of age or older.)
- Spirit of Youth-Team
- Spirit of Team
- Commitment to Community (business)
Nomination forms and information are available at www.HanoverVolunteers.org or by calling the Department of Community Resources at (804) 365-6043. All nominees will be recognized at Hanover’s countywide Spirit of Volunteerism celebration on May 16 in the Atlee High School auditorium, with special guest host Simone Cuccurullo of NBC 12 News.
Hanover’s annual Spirit of Volunteerism celebration is a great tradition in Hanover and a free event that is open to the public. This inspiring program will include music, award presentations and light refreshments.
Spirit of Volunteerism is a gathering for our community to celebrate active members of our community who have shared their kindness and compassion throughout Hanover County in service to various organizations, schools, faith-based and county programs. If you know of any outstanding volunteer, please nominate them by March 10!