Shining Stars 2015

Seven categories,  75 volunteers, one Mayor.


National Volunteers Week is held 1 to 7 June each year and as a thank you Community Action celebrates by hosting the 'Shining Stars' awards. This is an opportunity for your organisation to formally recognise the contribution made by your volunteer(s) by nominating them for an award.  The categories are:

         Conquering Star

         Constellation Award

         Shining Star

         Rising Star

         The Community Action Award

         Brightest Star

         Student Star

For full details on how to nominate your volunteer(s) please see the nomination form.  Please note that nominations need to be in by Monday 27 April.

All nominations go to an awards panel who decide the winners of Shinning Stars 2015, the panel has representatives from Rolls Royce, Derby City Council, Derby University, a Councillor and a Community Action Volunteer.  Once the winners have been finalised we will contact the nominating organisation to let you know if anyone has won and to invite you and everyone you have nominated to the awards ceremony. 

Here's the list of last years award winners:

Conquering Star Laura Zahorodnyj
Constellation award Sight Support Derbyshire
Shining Star Dorothy Fisher
Rising Star Derby College, NCS Team
Community Action award Jo Drake, Umbrella
Brightest Star Gill Withers
Student Star Dharma Mundell

Photos of certificate and award winners can be found here