Governor’s Volunteer Service Award: Nominations are being accepted for the 2020 Governor’s Volunteer Service Award thru 12/31/19

10.31.2019

Governor’s Volunteer Service Award

Nominations are now being accepted for the 2020 Governor’s Volunteer Service Award

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BOLIVIA, N.C. – Do you know an outstanding volunteer in our county? Brunswick County is now accepting applications to nominate volunteers for the 2020 Governor’s Volunteer Service Award.

The County may select up to 10 individuals, businesses, groups/teams, and one paid director of volunteers to be recognized for their outstanding contributions to their communities. One of the nominees will be nominated for the Governor’s Medallion Award for Volunteer Service, which is awarded to the top 20 volunteers in the state. A local committee evaluates the nominations.

Nomination forms are available in Brunswick County at the following location(s):

Completed forms must be submitted by Dec. 31, 2019 (late submissions will not be eligible for review).

Paper copies may be submitted to Volunteer and Non-Profit Coordinator Leslie Stanley at Brunswick County Emergency Services, 3325 Old Ocean Highway, in Bolivia

The awards program, created by the Office of the Governor in 1979, recognizes North Carolina’s most dedicated volunteers. Through the years, the award has been bestowed on thousands of North Carolinians who have shown concern and compassion for their neighbors by volunteering in their local community.

For questions, contact Leslie Stanley at 910-253-2589 or leslie.stanley@brunswickcountync.gov.

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For media inquiries, contact the Public Information Officer at 910.253.2995 or email meagan.kascsak@brunswickcountync.gov