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United Nations International Volunteer Day (#UNIVD)
December 5, 2017
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If there is one event in your calendar not to be missed its United Nations International Volunteer Day (#UNIVD), which pays recognition to all volunteers, not-for-profit organisations and leaders serving voluntarily within the Gold Coast community. The annual event is held on the 5th of December worldwide.
International Volunteer Day is a United Nations nominated day designed to recognise and celebrate the achievement of individuals, not for profit organisations and leaders dedicated to improving services within their communities. Volunteering Services Australia will once again be holding its annual celebrations in honour Gold Coast volunteers.
“International Volunteer Day is an opportunity to recognise the hard work of volunteers. Local Gold Coast organisation and businesses have really gotten behind the celebration this year, nominating volunteers and offering sponsorship to ensure the event is able to go ahead,” said Richard Patterson, Chief Executive Officer of Volunteering Services Australia.
Volunteers will be recognised in the following categories;
Gold Coast Volunteer of 2017
Gold Coast Youth Volunteer of 2017
Gold Coast Volunteer Co-ordinator of 2017
Gold Coast Community Organisation of 2017
Gold Coast Community Project of 2017
For more information contact Volunteering Services Australia on 5526 0688 or email email@example.com