Nominations being accepted for 2018 Volunteer Spirit of Worcester County awards

Volunteers make Worcester County a better place to live, work and visit. To honor volunteers whose contributions help improve the quality of life here locally, Worcester County residents are invited to nominate individuals, organizations, and businesses for the 2018 Volunteer Spirit of Worcester County awards. The deadline to submit nomination forms is June 9, 2018. A recognition ceremony for all nominees will take place August 22.

Nominations will be accepted, with one winner to be chosen from each of the following 13 categories: youth, emerging leader, individual, lifetime achievement, member of the board, exemplary service-learning, faith-based, group/team, non-profit volunteer program, local business, county employee, first responder, and veteran.

Nominees should reside in and represent the volunteer spirit of Worcester County. Nomination forms are available online at worcestervolunteer.org.

Hard copies will be available at the following locations: Human Resources in the Worcester County Government Center in Snow Hill, all five branch libraries or by contacting Volunteer Services Manager Kelly Brinkley at 410-632-0090 or kbrinkley@co.worcester.md.us.