Albert-Eden residents are being encouraged to nominate unsung heroes who deserve to be honoured for their services to the community. Nominations are open for the Albert-Eden local board’s Community Volunteer Awards. The awards take place every three years and recognise the efforts volunteers in the categories of individuals, children and young people and community groups. Board member Lee Corrick says: ‘‘There are so many wonderful people in our community who volunteer their time and effort for the good of others.’’ Winners will be recognised at a ceremony, to be held at Potters Park Event Centre on June 25. Nominations close May 22. Visit aucklandcouncil.govt.nz/ alberteden for more information.