Posted: Oct 8, 2013 5:05 PM by MTN News
If you know someone who volunteers, and think it would be nice to recognize them, the Governor's Office of Community Service and the Montana Commission on Community Service accepting nominations for the 2014 ServeMontana Awards.
Director Dan Ritter says the Serve Montana Awards give volunteers a chance to share their stories and inspire others.
The deadline to submit your nomination is December 2.
Presented in February, these annual awards recognize outstanding Montana individuals, organizations and national service members committed to community and volunteer service.
"Montanans deserve to be recognized for the work they are doing in local communities," said Dan Ritter, Director of the Governor's Office of Community Service. "The ServeMontana Awards provide an opportunity for volunteers to share their stories and inspire others."
The ServeMontana Awards are for service and volunteer work in the areas of education, healthy futures, environmental stewardship, veterans & military families, economic opportunity, disaster services, emergency preparedness, and emergency response.
You're encouraged to nominate individuals of all ages and backgrounds, organizations, and groups. All services must be performed in Montana or by Montanans.
The nomination form is available to download at serve.mt.gov
All nominations for the 2014 awards must be submitted to the Governor's Office of Community Service by December 2, 2013.