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David McEvoy named Christine Buckley Volunteer of the Year 2016

At the 2016 Volunteer Ireland Awards, Volunteer Ireland was delighted to announce that David McEvoy from Birr Community First Responders was the recipient of the Christine Buckley Volunteer of the Year Award 2016. Read the inspiring stories of all the shortlisted volunteers below.

9 Category Awardees were also announced at the gala Volunteer Ireland Awards Ceremony on December 7th at Dublin City Hall. The first ever Volunteer Manager of the Year was also announced. Read more about this award here

Many thanks to all those who nominated a volunteer for the Volunteer Ireland Awards 2016. Every nominee for the Volunteer Ireland Awards 2016 will receive a special 'thank you' card in recognition of their contribution to volunteering.



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