The Volunteer Opportunities Award recognizes an organization that has shown leadership in creating opportunities for people with disabilities to engage in meaningful volunteer activities.
To be consider for this award eligible nominees include:
-Organizations based in Ottawa OR organizations that can demonstrate their activities benefit the citizens of Ottawa
The Celebration of People Selection Committee will consider the following factors in the evaluation of nominees for the Volunteer Opportunities Award:
-Have undertaken initiatives which have created meaningful volunteer opportunities for people with disabilities
-Track record of commitment to inclusive volunteer opportunities and or accommodation for people with disabilities in volunteer opportunities
-Extent of inclusion and accommodation which goes beyond mandate requirements
-Demonstrated initiative and leadership
-Efforts to promote understanding of the value of the inclusion of people with disabilities in volunteer activities within the broader community
Download Volunteer Opportunities Award Nomination Form RTF
(includes Nomination Guide)
Please mail or email your nomination and/or supporting documentation (pictures, letters, articles etc.) to the address below.
Celebration of People Nomination Committee
(c/o Citizen Advocacy)
312 Parkdale Avenue, Ottawa, ON