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Mary And George Win National Volunteer Ireland Award

December 6, 2017 at 10:13 am 2 comments

A COUPLE from just outside Tralee won a Volunteer Ireland Award at a ceremony held  to celebrate the country’s unsung heroes at a special ceremony in Sligo, the 2017 European Volunteering Capital on Friday night. From 27 exceptional volunteers, nine winners were selected for this year’s Volunteer Ireland Awards including George […]

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All aboard for the Volunteer Ireland Awards: Previous winners Jim Kavanagh, Volunteer with the Chernobyl Children’s Foundation and Stephen O’Gara, Volunteer with the Irish Coast Guard launch this year’s Volunteer Ireland Awards which are open for nominations until 16th October. See www.volunteer.ie for more info.
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Kerry Volunteer Centre Looks For Nominations For National Awards

September 11, 2015 at 4:34 pm Comments are Disabled

  THE Kerry Volunteer Centre is calling for the public for local nominations for the eighth annual Volunteer Ireland Awards. The Volunteer Ireland Awards are open to volunteers of all ages working in any part of Ireland and there are ten different award categories, along with the prestigious Christine Buckley Volunteer […]

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Kerry People Called Upon To Help Out For Volunteer Week

Kerry People Called Upon To Help Out For Volunteer Week

May 11, 2015 at 3:00 pm Comments are Disabled

  KERRY Volunteer Centre (KVC) are calling upon all locals to consider giving up some of their free time during ‘National Volunteer Week’. The week takes place from May 11 to May 17 where there will be opportunities and events for everyone to get involved, be it through the many non-profit […]

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Newsletter On All Things Volunteer-Related To Be Launched

December 3, 2014 at 10:35 am Comments are Disabled

KERRY Volunteer Centre will be launching the first edition of ‘Volunteering Matters’ on ‘International Volunteer Day’ this Friday. Volunteering Matters is a monthly electronic newsletter for all things pertaining to the voluntary sector in Kerry. The newsletter will be directly distributed to the circa 3,000 individual volunteers and 600 plus groups registered with Kerry […]

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Majella And 93-Year-Old Micheál Nominated For National Volunteer Awards

Majella And 93-Year-Old Micheál Nominated For National Volunteer Awards

November 20, 2014 at 11:15 am Comments are Disabled

EARLIER this month we brought you the story of Louise Quill from Ashgrove (click here) who has been nominated for a National Volunteer Ireland Awards. But there are two more Kerry people, one of whom is 93 year old man, who have also made the shortlist of 30 from over 500 […]

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Tralee Woman Shortlisted For National Volunteer Award

Tralee Woman Shortlisted For National Volunteer Award

November 7, 2014 at 11:08 am Comments are Disabled

  A TRALEE woman is one of the 30 shortlisted nominees for the Volunteer Ireland Awards 2014. Louise Quill from Ashgrove, is nominated in the International Development Category, for her work and commitment with setting up the Tir na nOg Orphanage in Tanzania. Louise founded the Tir na nOg Orphanage […]

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Fatima Speight, Linda Clifford, Placement Officer with the Kerry Volunteer Centre and Thandie Dike at the Tralee Wetlands on Friday morning. Photo by Dermot Crean

Nominate Someone You Know For A National Volunteer Award

October 16, 2014 at 9:34 am Comments are Disabled

  THE Kerry Volunteer Centre is encouraging all of the county to start nominating people for the national Volunteer Ireland Awards. Nominating is free and can be done online on www.volunteerkerry.ie. The deadline for nominations is Friday, October  24 so there is still time to nominate someone you know. The Volunteer […]

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