YELLOWKNIFE (May 6, 2016) – The Government of the Northwest Territories is pleased to announce the 2016 Outstanding Volunteer Awards. These annual awards provide an opportunity to show our appreciation to volunteers and volunteer organizations for their outstanding contributions in communities across the territory.
Recipients of the 2016 NWT Outstanding Volunteer Awards are:
MACA presents the Outstanding Volunteer Awards annually to individuals and groups who have helped improve the quality of life in the NWT through volunteerism.
Recognizing and celebrating volunteers who build sustainable, vibrant, safe communities is an important part of the priorities set out by the 18th Legislative Assembly for community wellness and safety.
“Celebrating and recognizing volunteers across the NWT is an important part of maintaining a sustainable volunteer presence in our communities. Municipal and Community Affairs (MACA) and our partner, the NWT Association of Communities (NWTAC), are always happy to recognize those who selflessly devote their time and effort to the betterment of their communities through volunteerism.”
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