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The Volunteer Ireland Awards are an awards programme that makes a difference. It aims to shine a light on the remarkable work of volunteers around the country by celebrating them on a national level. The Volunteer Ireland Awards are a unique opportunity to say 'thank you' to ordinary people doing extraordinary work across the country.

Nominate a Volunteer!

There are 9 categories to choose from and you can nominate as many volunteers as you like. Deadline: Sunday 16th October.

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Nominate a Volunteer Manager today!

This year we will be awarding a Special Commendation for an outstanding Volunteer Manager so why not nominate someone you know who wears many hats.

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About the Awards

The Volunteer Ireland Awards is an awards program that makes a difference. It aims to shine a light on the remarkable work of...

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Previous Years

Learn about past years of the awards!

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Catching up with Volunteer of the Year 2015 Matt Cullen

Matt Cullen, Volunteer with Swords Tidy Towns has volunteered for over 40 years. Last year, he was named Volunteer of the Year 2015. He...

Posted Sep 27 by Amy Woods


Volunteering at Rio 2016

Mary O'Leary was one of a handful of Irish volunteers at last month's Rio Olympics. Having volunteered as a Games Maker at London 2012 she...

Posted Sep 09 by Amy Woods
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