The Wales Volunteer of the Year Awards, managed by Wales Council for Voluntary Action (WCVA) and supported by Royal Mail, are now open for nominations.
The award scheme is intended to reward and recognise “the people who keep the wheels of Wales’s vibrant third sector turning”.
There are five categories for nominations:
* adult (over 25 years)
* young person (under 25 years)
* ‘green’ volunteer (any age, volunteering with an environmental project or organisation)
* groups (two or more individuals, whether as an informal group or a formally constituted organisation)
The deadline for the receipt of nominations is 3 April 2009.