Nominations now open for Broxtowe Voluntary Awards

18/08/23 - Volunteering is at the heart of our community in Broxtowe and we know volunteers make a huge difference to the lives of our Broxtowe residents.

That’s why in November the Mayor of Broxtowe will be hosting the Broxtowe Voluntary Awards and Broxtowe Borough Council need your nominations.

Volunteers sorting foods

Residents can choose from eight categories:

  • Lifetime Achievement Volunteer Award
  • Youth Work Award
  • Young Volunteer Award (under 18)
  • Community Hero Award
  • Culture and Heritage Award
  • Sporting Volunteer Award
  • The Green Futures Award
  • Benefitting Broxtowe Award (overall winner)

Mayor of the Borough of Broxtowe, Councillor Teresa Cullen said “My working background is in the voluntary and charity sector and so I know on a first-hand basis how incredibly crucial and valuable the  work undertaken by volunteers within Broxtowe is. We are so very lucky to have such a wonderful community that is filled with volunteers both young and old who generously give up their time on a regular basis. They deserve to be recognised and to have an evening celebrating them.”

The nomination form is open until Sunday 17 September and the event will be held on 2 November with tickets available to purchase from Monday 18 September. You can find out more information and make your nomination at