Who’s your Community Champion for 2017?

This year volunteers from communities within the National Park will be honoured at the Gathering’s ‘Community Champion’ volunteer awards ceremony on Sat 4 Nov, in the Millennium Hall, Gartocharn.

This special event will celebrate the achievements of the real stars and amazing groups of volunteers who have contributed greatly to the development and enhancement of their communities.

Nominating is now available online!

Nominations are now being sought from community interest groups, Community Development Trusts and Community Councils in this years categories, and we have made voting much easier with the addition of an online submission form   Community Champion 2017 – Nomination Form 

This years categories are;

  • Volunteer of the Year
  • Rising Champion of the Year
  • Young Volunteer of the Year
  • Community Organisation of the Year

Of course you can still vote in the normal way and download a copy of the form here 2017 Community – Community-Champion-Award-nomination-form and send to us completed at the address on the bottom o the form.

Please note that nominations are to reach this office by Mon 23 Oct.

Winners will be announced!

All nominees will be invited along with their families to the Gathering, at which the winners and runners up will be announced and presented with their awards! Guests will also have a chance to visit our heritage exhibition and enjoy a complimentary two course meal cooked up by Beetroot and Chocolate http://www.beetrootandchocolate.co.uk/



There will be an opportunity to see all our entries for this year…watch this space! Here’s a reminder of some of our past winners:

So come on what’s stopping you get voting….!