Nominations for the 2024 Governor's Volunteer Service Awards Close on Jan. 15.
Nominations for the prestigious Governor’s Youth Volunteer Service Awards and the Governor’s Outstanding Volunteer Service Awards (Adult Awards) will close on Monday, January 15, 2024.
Anyone can nominate an adult or group, for consideration. Additionally, nominations are being accepted in the Corporation Category, an award that has not been offered in the past few years. The category acknowledges outstanding corporate volunteer efforts that contribute to community betterment.
The Governor’s Volunteer Service Awards, administered by the State Office of Volunteerism, honors exemplary service and the true spirit of volunteerism by recognizing individuals and organizations making a difference across Delaware communities through volunteering.
The award honors exemplary service and the true spirit of volunteerism by recognizing individuals and organizations making a difference across Delaware communities through volunteering.
Recipients of the Governor’s Awards must exemplify the following characteristics:
• Demonstrate sustained volunteer commitment to meeting Delaware’s most pressing human and environmental needs
• Engage in meaningful volunteer service that makes a measurable difference in the community
• Represent extraordinary acts of generosity and kindness: and through volunteerism, have an impact on Delaware communities.