Volunteer Celebration Event

As part of National Volunteers Week 2018, Derby Homes are holding our third annual Volunteer Celebration Event! All volunteers are invited to join us on: 

June 1st 

St. Martin’s Community Centre (Methodist Church) in Allenton 

from 11AM

We will be celebrating the hard work and energy that volunteers from Derby Homes and our partner organisations bring to the projects they run.

There will be live entertainment and food. Please confirm your attendance using the contacting details on the right-hand side of the page.

Volunteer Celebration Awards


As part of the celebration, we will be holding the Volunteer Celebration Awards. We want you to nominate anyone who you think has made a real difference in your community. If you know someone who volunteers at Derby Homes, within our community rooms, or for one of our partner organisations and you think they go above and beyond, we want to hear from you! 

There are five categories:

New Volunteer of the Year

This person is a new volunteer and has exceeded what would normally be expected of them, demonstrating their outstanding committment and enthusiasm to their role.

Long-standing Commitment Award

Someone who has shown exceptional commitment and dedication to volunteering for at least 5 years.

Outstanding Contribution Award

Someone who has made a significant contribution as a volunteer. This award focuses on a specific role that a person has undertaken for an event or project. 

Community Champion

This person has helped to improve their community or provided support to community groups.

Best Group

This award is intended to recognise the commitment of a group or organisation and the excellent contributions they deliver within the community and voluntary sector.