The 2018 South Australian Volunteers Awards program opened on Friday, 16 February 2018.
These awards recognise the invaluable work that volunteers, community organisations and businesses contribute to the South Australian community and will be presented at a special Volunteers Day event planned for 11 June 2018.
Nominations can be made in the following categories:
The Joy Noble Medal: South Australia's highest distinction for an individial volunteer and is open to all individual volunteers across the state.
The Premier's Award for Corporate Social Responsibility: this award recognises the strong contribution the corporate sector makes to our communities in different ways, such as through philanthropy, partnerships and corporate volunteering.
The Andamooka Community Project Award: awarded to a community or group of volunteers which has undertaken a community project resulting in significant community benefit.
Any member of the public can nominate eligible recipients for these awards, and self-nominations are accepted.
Guidelines and the online nomination forms are available on the Office for Volunteers webiste at www.ofv.sa.gov.au
The closing date for nominations is 5 pm Monday 19 March 2018.