Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service 2007 opens for nominations

first_img  27 total views,  1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Howard Lake | 8 June 2006 | News Tagged with: Awards Volunteering Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service 2007 opens for nominations Nominations can now be made for the 2007 Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service, designed to recognise the vital role played by hundreds of thousands of ‘unsung heroes’ of the voluntary and community sector.The Award is open to groups operating in the United Kingdom, the Channel Islands and the Isle of Man.To be eligible groups consisting of two or more people have to have been operating for at least three years, and provide “a high quality service to benefit individuals or groups in the community.” The group should also be made up entirely of volunteers (including trustees) or, if it includes some paid staff, they must be in the minority of those involved. Advertisementcenter_img Groups solely involved in fundraising activities for charitable purposes, such as street collections, jumble sales or charity shops, are not eligible unless they are also providing a service to the community.The closing date for applications is 30 September 2006. About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving. AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThislast_img read more