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  • Volunteering and Voluntary Sector Awards 2024 - The Shortlist

    Created: 15/05/2024
    News/Events Category: FVA News
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    The Volunteering and Voluntary Sector Awards champion the truly exceptional work of volunteers and voluntary organisations in Fife. 

    The 18 categories recognise incredible contribution and outstanding volunteering. The awards are the highlight of the year for volunteering in Fife, shining a light on success stories and the brilliant people and organisations behind volunteering. 

    The awards take place on Wednesday 05 June 2024 at the Carnegie Conference Centre in Dunfermline. 

    Congratulations to all who have been shortlisted! 


    Organisation Awards

    Active Organisation Award - Sponsored by University of St Andrews

    • Duloch in Bloom

    • Dunnikier Park Community Golf (DPCG)

    • Fairway Fife

    Children, Young People and Families Award - Sponsored by Active Schools

    • Making it Work for Families (Clued Up & Partners)

    • Methilhill Community Children's Initiative (MCCI) 

    • Siblings Reunited (STAR)

    Social Inclusion Award - Sponsored by Fife College

    • Youth Action Fife/Youth 1st

    • Touch Community Gardens 

    • Youth Auchmuty Project

    Green/Environmental Award - Sponsored by Cireco

    • Grow West Fife

    • EATS Rosyth  

    • St Andrews Enviornmental Network Ltd & Transition University of St Andrews

    Socially Enterprising Award - Sponsored by AtkinsRéalis

    • Cambo Gardens

    • Fire Station Creative 

    • Tayport Community Trust

    Tackling Poverty Award - Sponsored by Kingdom Community Bank

    • Fife Employability and Training Consortium (Fife-ETC) - (Brag Enterprise Ltd and Partners)

    • Cosy Kingdom  

    • Oor Wee Cafe 

    Health and Wellbeing Award - Sponsored by Fife Health and Social Care Partnership

    • Making it Work Lone Parent Project (Fife Gingerbread)

    • Muirhead Outreach Project Ltd 

    • Sporting Memories Foundation

    Organisation of the Year

    • Breathe Easy Fife

    • Greener Kirkcaldy 

    • Autism Rocks (Fife)


    Volunteering Awards

    Active Volunteer Award - Sponsored by Fife Sports and Leisure Trust

    • Morna McMurray - Fife Netball Association and Kirkcaldy Netball Club 

    • Virginia Sneddon - Gilvenbank Community Sports Hub

    • Wendy Hisbent - Fife Active Schools

    Lifetime Contribution to Volunteering - Sponsored by Provost Leishman

    • Craig Somerville - Coastwatch West Fife

    • Joan Brown - Lucky Ewe

    • Robert Gallagher - Linkliving Older Persons' Service

    Mature Volunteer Award - Sponsored by Scottish Care

    • Jean Barclay - Friends of Pittencrieff Park

    • Margaret Anne Bruce - Alzheimer Scotland

    • Patricia Pullar - Methilhill Community Children's Initiative (MCCI)

    Trustee/Board Member Award - Sponsored by Thomson Cooper Accountants

    • Dave Harrold - Fife Young Carers

    • Mike Cascarino - EATS Rosyth

    • Nickolas St Aubyn - Clued Up Project

    Volunteering into Work Award - Sponsored by Opportunities Fife

    • Katie Farmer - Collydean Community Centre

    • Lewis Nicholson - Citizens Advice & Rights Fife

    • Viktoriia Kukharuk - Glenrothes Foodbank

    Young Volunteer Award - Sponsored by Kettle Produce

    • Haley Johnstone - Greener Kirkcaldy

    • Kerys Wilson - Clued Up Project 

    Inspirational Volunteer Award - Sponsored by AtkinsRéalis

    • Debie Brown - Duloch in Bloom

    • Gordon Nisbet - Greener Kirkcaldy

    • Gordon Smith - The Friendship Cabin

    Volunteer of the Year Award - Sponsored by University of St Andrews

    • Haley Johnstone - Greener Kirkcaldy

    • Rachel Black - Clued Up

    • Rhona Davidson - Cruse Scotland

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