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19th Annual Leadership Awards 2014

Okotoks Premier Volunteer Recognition Event!

Established in 1996, this community-focused volunteer recognition event celebrates the contributions and accomplishments of outstanding volunteers in our community. The awards recognize outstanding youth volunteers through the Leaders of Tomorrow Award and also exceptional individual, group or family volunteers through the Heart of Okotoks Award.

Held each year in April, the Leadership Awards promote the value of leadership through volunteering and serve as an inspiration for others to get involved in the Okotoks community. Make a nomination today for someone who inspires you and you know is making a difference in our community. Be a champion for your favourite volunteer(s) by nominating them for a Leader of Tomorrow or Heart of Okotoks Award today. Read more about the program in this Western Wheel article.

Deadline for all nominations is Monday, March 24, 2014.
Leaders of Tomorrow logo
Recognizing outstanding youth volunteers aged 18 years and younger attending school in Okotoks. Three youth individuals are recognized each year in the Elementary, Junior High and Senior High School categories for their energy, commitment, leadership and character. Categories:
  1. Elementary School
  2. Junior High School
  3. Senior High School
A student that exhibits leadership, dedication and excellence in any field of volunteer work including school, community, athletics and fine art and inspires the spirit of volunteerism in others. Nominations can be submitted by individuals, community groups, churches, schools and voluntary organizations.

Heart of Okotoks logo
Recognizing exceptional leadership through volunteering.Categories:
  1. Individual
  2. Group (a group that exceeds more than one person, i.e. family, sports, business)
Volunteers who have made outstanding contributions to the Okotoks community through their efforts as a volunteer. This awards category demonstrates leadership, passion and commitment for creating a healthy and vibrant community and serves as an inspiration for others.

To Submit an Application:

Deadline for all Nominations is Monday, March 24, 2014.
Online Submissions
Please fill out the online nomination form and when finished click on the submit button. It will be directly emailed to the Okotoks Volunteer Resource Centre.

Non-Electronic Submissions:

1. Print off the nomination form in pdf format. 2014 Annual Leadership Awards Nomination Form (630 KB)  Adobe
2. Fax nomination form to 403-938-8934 Attention: Volunteer Administrator or email: volunteer@okotoks.ca
3. Nominations forms can be picked up at the Okotoks Municipal Centre, Okotoks Recreation Centre or the Western Wheel
4. Nominations can be dropped off or mailed to:
Okotoks Volunteer Resource Centre
Okotoks Recreation Centre
99 Okotoks Drive
P.O. Box 20, Station Main
Okotoks, Alberta T1S 1K1
For more information or any inquiries please contact the Town of Okotoks Volunteer Administrator at: 403-938-8936
or email volunteer@okotoks.ca.
“Our volunteers are the link to making a stronger community. You are the link to having them recognized.”
Thank you for your support!
The Leadership Awards would not be possible without the ongoing commitment of our partners: Okotoks Rotary Club and the Western Wheel. Also a big thank you to Telus for helping sponsor the 2014 awards.