The Volunteering Award will celebrate clubs/programmes that makes volunteering accessible to people from all backgrounds and have recruitment and retention programmes in place to actively reward and thank their volunteers.
The winning entry will demonstrate one or more of the following:
- Makes volunteering more inclusive and easy for people from all backgrounds to get involved – especially the inactive;
- Makes sure volunteers feel valued through a robust reward and recognition system;
- Develops the skills and abilities of their volunteers which has increased retention;
- Uses volunteers to increase participation opportunities available at the club/programme.