SAINT VINCE: Meet our latest Pride of Bucks nominee
WE have created 12 categories we think will give the perfect opportunity to reflect the hard work of volunteers and businesses in the area.
Below is an explanation of each so if you can think of any individual, company or organisation which could fit the bill, then get nominating.
Community Champion – This person works tirelessly in their community as an individual, in the voluntary sector, as a carer, for a community group or in public service who devotes their time for others.
Cultural Contribution – Somebody who has enriched the cultural life of Bucks, they may have set up or run an arts group, organised an event, or managed a vibrant venue.
Child of Courage – The area’s bravest youngster. There are many times when youngsters’ courage shines through. Some become heroic lifesavers, others demonstrate courage through battling illness or other difficult circumstances. WeW want to hear about these amazing under 16-year-olds
999 Services personnel – Fire, police or paramedics who have gone above and beyond the call of duty.
Young Carer of the Year – Recognising the role and responsibility of a carer and the significant physical and emotional demands of the role.
Environmental Project – A school, organisation or charity which has started an innovative eco-friendly project.
Health WWorker/Team of the Year – From nurses to hospital porters, GPs to special care staff, we want to hear about the health professional or team that takes caring to an extra level.
Alexander Jansons Young Peoples Award – Someone between 18 and 25 whose contribution to the community deserves recognition
Rafe Chiles Award (under 18s) – Recognising the contribution to the community of someone under 18.
Healthy Lifestyle – A firm, organisation or school which promotes healthy living.
Entrepreneur of the year – Someone who has successfully set up their own business in the last 18 months.
Employee of the Year – An employee who goes the extra mile for their firm or for their customer.
Animal hero – An animal, pet or otherwise, that has, quite simply, improved your life.