Come and Celebrate National
Volunteers' Week with us!
PAVS National Volunteers Week Event
June 9th 2016
National Volunteers' Week is a nationwide celebration of volunteers and volunteering which takes place, this year, from 1st – 12th June.
Volunteers' Week plays a huge part in raising the profile of the millions of volunteers who regularly contribute to the community, while inspiring others to get involved too.
PAVS Volunteering Pembrokeshire is holding their National Volunteers Week celebration event on June 9th 2016 at Letterston Memorial Hall to recognise and give thanks to volunteers giving their time and commitment within their communities in Pembrokeshire.
- Free sessions all morning - to try something new and spoil yourself
- Free Lunch (to be served at 12.30- please book if required)
- Award Ceremony to follow lunch
- Voluntary Organisations Exhibition Stands
- Refreshments served throughout the day
Over 150 people usually attended this very vibrant event with over 20 voluntary organisations promoting various volunteering opportunities attracting many new volunteers.
The PAVS Pembrokeshire Volunteering Awards is also taking place at the event in the afternoon, giving recognition in 6 categories – Trustee, Individual Over 25, Individual Under 25, Group Over 25, Group Under 25 and the Mary Sigley Award where volunteering has changed the life of a person. Last year's winners were as follows:
PAVS Pembrokeshire Volunteering Awards 2015 Winners
Award Winners 2015
Individual Under 25 Volunteering Award 2015
David Coombes Green Links
Amy Picton PATCH
Jadie Edwards Elements Gymnastics Academy
Molly Lewis Barnardo’s VLinx
Individual Over 25 Volunteering Award 2015
Steve Fletcher Pembroke Dock Sunderland Trust
Malcolm Miles Pembroke Dock Sunderland Trust
Claire Maxwell Pembrokeshire Citizens Advice Bureau
Eirlys Morris Fishguard and District Gateway Club
Trustee Volunteering Award 2015
Graham Morgan Pembrokeshire Sibling Group
Dennis O’Connor PATCH
Mary Bell SPAN Arts
Mary Sigley Volunteering Award 2015
Paula Rogers CWTCH
Joan Cull PATCH
Victoria Jones PATCH
Group Over 25 Volunteering Award 2015
Guide Dogs Volunteers
Paul Sartori Volunteer Retail Supervisors
RVS Volunteer Drivers
Group Under 25 Volunteering Award 2015
Milford Haven Youth Council