These awards recognize the important contributions that Delawareâ€™s Youth volunteers, 17 years old and younger, make to their communities. Award recipients will be honored on Thursday, May 24, 2018 at a special ceremony at Polytech Adult Education Conference Center.
The awards honor young Delawareans volunteerism in the areas of arts and culture, community service, education, environment, health, human needs, public service and social justice/advocacy. Â Volunteer efforts must have been performed during 2017; though prior volunteer activity can also be highlighted to show long term commitment. The nominated individuals and group members must be seventeen years old or younger.
Nominations must be delivered by Friday, April 13, 2018, to the
Office of Volunteerism, Attn: Governorâ€™s Volunteer Service Awards, c/o April Willey Williams State Service Center, 805 River Road, Dover, DEÂ 19901Â or emailed toÂ dhss_VolunteerDelaware@state.de.us.