October 11, 2018

OCTOBER 1, 2018 (IQALUIT, NUNAVUT) – The City is once again inviting residents to nominate volunteers and volunteer organizations from our community for a 2018 Outstanding Volunteer Award.
This year’s categories for Outstanding Volunteers are:
 Community Development
 Youth
 Arts and Culture
 Sports and Recreation
 Ikayuqtimarik (Great Helper)
 and Service Organization
Nominations will be open until October 12, 2018. Nomination forms are available at the Aquatic Centre, Artic Winter Games Arena, as well as on-line at: https://www.city.iqaluit.nu.ca/sites/default/files/attachments/volunteer...
Submissions for the awards will be reviewed by the Selection Committee, and winning entries will be based on the strength of the application, the commitment of the volunteer to the community, as well as the impact of the volunteer on the community/group as a result of the volunteer’s involvement.
Each winner will receive a special award at a Volunteer Awards Ceremony, as well as the thanks from the entire City for their contribution in helping to make Iqaluit a great place to live.
Residents interested in volunteering are encouraged to explore opportunities with organizations that are of interest to them.
For more information on this event, please contact John McCracken at 975.8508, or by email at J.McCracken@city.iqaluit.nu.ca