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2014 Awards

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Read the inspiring stories of all the shortlisted volunteers below.

10 Category Awardees were announced at the gala Volunteer Ireland Awards Ceremony on December 4th at Dublin City Hall, in celebration of International Volunteer Day. Jim Kavanagh was announced as the first recipient of the annual Christine Buckley Volunteer of the Year Award.

Volunteer of the Year

Jim Kavanagh, Adi Roche's Chernobyl Children International, Co. Kilkenny

Jim has volunteered since the mid-1990s and has made his life’s work the alleviation of suffering for thousands of children, young adults...

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2014 Nominees

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