Town Names Winners of Volunteer Recognition Awards

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The Town of The Blue Mountains would like to recognize the winners of the Volunteer Recognition Awards and extend sincere gratitude and appreciation to the countless volunteers who devote their time and effort to support the community.

The following Volunteers and Community Groups are this year’s recipients:

  • Arts and Culture Award: Judy Shield
  • Heritage Award: Royal Canadian Legion Beaver Valley Branch 281
  • Sustainability Award: Barry Tatchell & Stella Presthus Juhasz
  • Sports and Recreation Award: Jessica Elkins
  • Good Neighbour Award: Sarah Beveridge
  • Blue Mountains Community Builder (Adult 26+): Linda Wykes
  • Outstanding Community Group Award: The Marsh Street Centre

In partnership with The Seniors Network, The Town will host a Volunteer Recognition Awards Ceremony and Volunteer Fair to honour the recipients on Wednesday, April 17, 2024, at the Beaver Valley Community Centre in Thornbury.

Members of the public are invited to attend the Volunteer Fair from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm with a break at 5:00 pm for the Awards Ceremony.  The Volunteer Fair provides the opportunity for the public to meet with various community groups in the area to learn about volunteer opportunities. Light refreshments will be provided.

For more information on the Volunteer Recognition Awards, please visit the event webpage or contact:

Community Services Department
Town of The Blue Mountains
(519) 599-3131 ext. 254 

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