Award names needed
People have less than two weeks to get in their nominations for the South Taranaki Community Awards.
These awards only happen once every two years, and people are encouraged to take the opportunity to nominate an individual or a group you think deserve recognition for the work they do within the South Taranaki district — by Wednesday, October 17.
The awards are for individuals, groups and organisations within South Taranaki who have, by personal leadership, inspiration, sacrifice or devotion, made a significant contribution to the wellbeing of their communities.
“You could nominate individuals or groups who have shown initiative to make a difference in the community, or have dedicated their time assisting others such as a sports coach or community volunteer or beautifying a public place for example,” says co-ordinator Maryse Ropiha. The categories are: Volunteer — Individual Volunteer — Organisation Nominations are open until Wednesday, October. 17
■ Nomination forms from your local LibraryPlus, the council administration building in Ha¯wera and on www.southtaranaki.com.