Kirknewton Volunteer Awards 2017 – the nominees are…


In two weeks time we announce the Kirknewton Volunteer Awards 2017.  You put forward who you would like to see nominated for an award, as a special ‘thank you’ for the work that they do.

thank-you-to-volunteers-1024x671The Award ceremony takes place in the Dalmahoy Hotel on Friday 10th March 2017 from 6.30pm – 12 midnight.  We’d like to thank Big Lottery Celebrate and Virgin Media for their support.

Everyone nominated, on a group or part of an event are winners – but who will take the award on the night?  The nominees are…

VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR

Amanda Blainey, Angela Hogg, Anne Pinkerton, Pip Shiels, Tammy Wood

COMMUNITY EVENT

Christmas Tree lighting, Christmas Family BBQ & Craft Fair, Fireworks, Gala, Primary School Fair

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT

Announced on the night

COMMUNITY GROUP

Art from the Heart, Babies and Toddlers, Gala, Muddy Boots, Yarnbombers,

COMMITTEE MEMBERS OF THE YEAR

Babies and Toddlers committee, Fiona Cain, Debbie Douglas, Angela Hogg, Joan MacKenzie

VIRGIN MEDIA SPORTS VOLUNTEER OF THE YEAR

Jonathan Carpenter, Michael Crosbie, Chris Hughes

YOUNG VOLUNTEERS

Sarah Brien, Rebecca Brien, Hari Kallat, Ross Laing Rebecca

BUSINESS AWARD

Festival Stores, Pharmacy, Potter Around, Stables

CHILDRENS GROUP

Babies and Toddlers, Bookbugs, Brownies, Mini and Me, Rainbows, Youth Club

SPECIAL AWARD

Announced on the night