VSO Volunteer Impact Awards
Tuesday 26 November 2019
7.15pm – 9.45pm | Royal Geographical Society, London
An evening of celebration. With live entertainment, refreshments and special guests, we pay tribute to our amazing volunteers at the fourth annual Volunteer Impact Awards.
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Awards are given across the following categories:
- Education Award 2019
- Health Award 2019
- Livelihoods Award 2019
- Resilient Communities Award 2019
Impact Beyond Volunteering Award
Further to the above categories, every year we also recognise one VSO or ICS volunteer that have gone on from a placement to continue to help the poorest and most marginalised. This award is the Impact Beyond Volunteering Award. Nominate a volunteer for this category via the link below:
We are indebted to NASUWT, The Teachers' Union, who are once again the headline sponsor for the VSO Volunteer Impact Awards 2019. We're tremendously grateful for NASUWT's continued support of these Awards, and their investment in responsible volunteering as a mechanism for improving teaching standards worldwide.
General Secretary Chris Keates says: “As the Teachers’ Union, the NASUWT is proud of its longstanding association with VSO. The Volunteer Impact Awards are an important way of recognising and celebrating the powerful contribution that VSO makes to improving lives around the world”.
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VSO volunteer awards 2018
An emotional evening attended by winners from around the world, with special guest HRH Princess Anne.
VSO volunteer awards 2017
Some of the successes recognised included helping a charity manufacture sanitary towels in Kenya, fighting to get girls back into school in Uganda, and setting up an operating theatre to deliver a hospital’s first C-sections in a remote area of Nepal.