Shire of Mundaring thanked 22 outstanding volunteers for their contributions to the local community at its Celebrating Community Awards last night.
Nominees were recognised in four categories – Rising Star (under 25), Inspirational Volunteer, Access Mundaring and Long Service.
These Awards recognise a range of contributions and achievements by people across our community who are committed to making our Shire a welcoming, inclusive, vibrant and supportive place to live.
The awards were presented at a celebration to coincide with International Volunteer Day, Thursday 5 December.
Celebrating Community nominees will also be considered for the Shire’s Citizenship Awards to be presented on Australia Day 2020.
Congratulations are extended to the following award recipients:
RISING STAR (UNDER 25) -Young people who have made a significant contribution to their local community
|Owen Briffa||Lost Mundaring & Surroundings |
|Abbie Connell||Chidlow Progress Association|
|Patricia Cook||Darlington Community Recreation Advisory Group |
|Maxine Gallagher||Eastern Hills Jarrah Girl Guides|
|Tarryn Cuthbert||Hills Rangers Football Club |
|Warwick Leete||Stoneville Volunteer Bush Fire Brigade |
|Gwyn Dean||Mt Helena Residents & Ratepayers Association|
|Hannah Dyer||Mt Helena Residents & Ratepayers Association|
|Jessica Donaldson||Kids Activities Out of School (KAOS) |
|Ruby Evangeline Lawson-Cross||Kids Activities Out of School (KAOS) |
|Compassion Team||Eastgate Church|
|Sally Roberts||Wheels Inc. |
|Carol Nicholson||Chidlow Cougars Football Club|
LONG SERVICE – Individual or group who have been community champions and continuously served their community for in excess of ten years
|Active Ageing Network (AAN) |||
|Colin James||Darlington Community Recreation Advisory Group/Darlington Volunteer Bush Fire Brigade |
|Trea Wiltshire||Darlington Review |
|Robert Little||Hills Raiders Basketball Association |
|Gordon Grossman||Helena Valley Primary School P&C |
ACCESS MUNDARING - Individual or group making a difference to create a more accessible and inclusive Shire of Mundaring
|Anita Gamba||Inclusion and disAbility Access Advisory Group (IDAAG)|
Learn more about each recipient here.