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2019 Volunteer Memphis Awards

Thursday, June 27, 2019, 6:00 PM

The Volunteer Memphis Awards is a celebration of volunteerism and recognizes individuals, civic groups, non-profits and companies who represent excellence in volunteerism. This year's event will be held on June 27, 2019, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Memphis Botanic Garden.  Every nominee will receive a certificate of appreciation. In addition, a recipient in each award category will be acknowledged with top honors.  Nominations are open to individuals, civic groups, non-profits, and companies in Fayette, Lauderdale, Shelby, and Tipton counties in TN- DeSoto, Tate, and Tunica counties in MS - Crittenden County in AR.  See award categories below: Individual Awards Rising Star Award - For volunteers ages 10 to 19. Volunteer must have served at least 50 - 90 hours of service. Millennial Volunteer Award – For volunteers ages 20 to 35. Volunteer must have served at least 100 - 200 hours of service. Lifetime Service Award – Volunteer must have served at least 200 - 500 hours of service a year. Volunteer of the Year Award – Volunteer has demonstrated significant hours of service for 2018. Volunteer Administrator of the Year Award – Volunteer administrator has demonstrated exemplary leadership and management skills in the volunteerism field in 2018. Volunteer Administrator must have at least two years of Volunteerism experience. Civic Group of the Year Award – Civic Group that has given year-round community service support to an agency or cause. This group demonstrated the spirit of volunteerism in 2018. Corporate Citizens Awards These awards recognize companies that have positively influenced and impacted the local community. Each award highlights a corporation that has demonstrated a strong concentration of service in the community through outreach and employee engagement. Small Companies (Less than 100 employees) Medium Companies (Between 100 and 500 employees) Large Companies (More than 500 employees) Non-Profit Initiative Awards These awards recognize organizations that advocate, support and mobilize the local community in meaningful service. Each award highlights a non-profit that has demonstrated outstanding management practices while making a tremendous impact in the community. Small Organizations (Budget under $1M) Medium Organizations (Budget between $1M and $5M) Large Organizations (Budget over $5M) The Volunteer Memphis Awards are graciously sponsored by: Central BBQ, International Paper, FedEx, Memphis Tourism, First Tennessee Foundation, Buckman, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee, ServiceMaster, Comcast Thank You to our Community Partners: Momentum Nonprofit Partners, Christian Brothers University: AutoZone Center for Community Engagement, DOVIA, Leadership Collierville, LIVEGIVEmidsouth

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750 Cherry Road
Memphis, TN 38117

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