Foróige Blackwater Valley shortlisted

foroigeadmin October 24, 2019

Foróige Blackwater Valley shortlisted in the 2019 Waterford PPN Community & Voluntary Awards

We are thrilled to announce that Foróige Blackwater Valley have been shortlisted for the Community & Civic Pride Award, sponsored by Local Link Waterford, in the 2019 Waterford PPN Community & Voluntary Awards.

Now in its 15th year, the Waterford PPN Community & Voluntary awards were introduced to recognise and celebrate the commitment and vibrancy of the community and voluntary sector in Waterford, and to identify the value of the contribution made by groups and individuals in their communities.

Independent adjudicator’s shortlist groups for the Waterford PPN Community & Voluntary awards based on a variety of different criteria, but in particular, shortlisting is determined by:

Contribution and positive impact of the group to the local/wider community

How representative the group is in the local/wider community

Level of voluntary involvement and participation

Use of inclusive working methods

Future benefit to the local/wider Community

Waterford PPN received over 40 nominations from different groups across Waterford city and county and Foróige Blackwater Valley are extremely grateful to be one of 3 shortlisted groups in their category.

Community & Civic Pride – Sponsored by Local Link Waterford

Foróige Blackwater Valley

High Road Ballyduff Community Alert

Mental Health and Suicide Prevention

The awards will be announced and presented at the Gala Dinner ceremony on Thursday 21st November in The Park Hotel, Dungarvan. The ceremony will be presented by WLR FM’s Oliver Carroll & Mary O’ Neill.

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