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Submissions open for 2024 Volunteer Recognition Awards


HALDIMAND COUNTY, ON – Nominations are open for Haldimand County’s annual Recognition Night, which celebrates the municipality’s amazing volunteers and the projects, events and activities they undertake to make the County a vibrant and engaging place to live.

“This year’s theme, ‘The Ripple Effect – Volunteers Making Waves’, emphasizes the vital and far-reaching contributions volunteers make to our communities and how it impacts us all in a positive way,” says Mayor Shelley Ann Bentley. “Council and the County appreciate so much the dedication of these community members and organizations, including the generosity of their time as they create bold and innovative projects, activities and events for the benefit of residents and visitors.”

Nominations are being accepted for the following award categories:

  • Volunteer of the Year;
  • Youth Volunteer of the Year;
  • Community Organization or Group of the Year;
  • Community Project Award;
  • Community Festival & Event Award;
  • Caring Haldimand Award;
  • Heritage Haldimand Award;
  • Community Culture Award; and,
  • Wall of Fame Induction (Caledonia, Cayuga, Dunnville, Hagersville, Jarvis).

Nominations may be submitted by filling out the appropriate form on the County’s website.

Anyone wishing to submit a nomination is asked to complete the application in full and provide as much detail and supporting documentation as possible. Nominations must be submitted online by 4:00 pm, Monday, July 1, 2024 and will be judged by an independent committee. If you have any questions, please email or call 905-318-5932, ext. 6370.