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Do you know a volunteer superhero? Volunteer Ireland Awards needs to know!

By |2020-08-24T09:35:56+01:00August 24th, 2020|Categories: Awards, News, Recognition|

From now until the first of October, we are calling on you to nominate exceptional, 'superhero' volunteers deserving of the honour and recognition of the national volunteering awards. One outstanding nominee will be named Christine Buckley Volunteer of the Year in December.  According to Ciara Herity, Sligo Volunteer Centre Manager “We have an impressive culture of volunteering [...]

Sligo Volunteer Centre win Good Governance Award at National Ceremony

By |2020-02-29T14:57:15+00:00November 18th, 2019|Categories: Awards, Governance, Recognition, Trustees|Tags: , |

Good Governance is about creating a culture in an organisation. Sligo Volunteer Centre earned a Good Governance Award for their governance initiative in upskilling all Trustees on their role and the Charities Regulator Governance Code. The aim is to empower Trustees and take the 'fear' out of Governance.

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Sligo County Council Cathaoirleach’s Awards

By |2020-02-29T14:57:26+00:00November 7th, 2019|Categories: Awards, News, Recognition|Tags: , |

Sligo County Council Cathaoirleach’s Awards were recently launched in County Hall.  The Awards scheme was introduced to honour people who have given special, voluntary service to their community.  The Award categories are: Arts & Culture Young Enterprise of Sligo Award Sports Schools – Group/Class Each category winner will be awarded with a specially commissioned presentation piece [...]

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Sligo- Get nominating: The Search is on for Ireland’s Volunteer of the Year

By |2020-02-29T14:57:51+00:00September 16th, 2019|Categories: Awards, News, Recognition|Tags: , , |

Nominations are now open for the Volunteer Ireland Awards. There are 10 categories that you can nominate people in and there is a special commendation for Volunteer Manager of the Year as well. Everyone who is nominated gets an acknowledgement card from Volunteer Ireland. It is simple to nominate - come on Sligo - lets get some nominations in.

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