HandsOn Central California has opened its nomination for the 49th annual Volunteer of the Year awards. Presentation of these awards and recognition of all nominees’ will be held at a luncheon, April 26th, 2017 during National Volunteer week. This event honors individuals and groups who have made a difference by generously giving their time and energy to address Central Valley’s challenges.
All winners and nominees will be honored and recognized at a luncheon to be held at the Veterans Memorial Hall in Clovis CA. All nominees and award winners will receive carnations at the event; be listed in the event program, and be featured in the event PowerPoint.
Top Award Winners will receive an award signifying their stellar service. Their service will be highlighted in a film projected at the event which will be presented at the luncheon. This year’s winners will be invited to an evening reception in their honor where family and friends will be able to celebrate with them.
Qualifying nominees who volunteered more than 100 hours in 2016 will receive the President's Volunteer Service Award, the nation’s premier volunteer accolade.