Broadland: Nominate for your Community at Heart winner

Chairman Cllr John Fisher with Yvonne Ogden of Clarion Housing

Nominations have opened for Broadland District Council’s Community at Heart Awards 2022.

The awards, recognise and celebrate the outstanding achievements of residents from across Broadland who go above and beyond to support others or complete incredible achievements.

Chairman Cllr John Fisher said:

“We have so many incredible people in our district doing amazing things to help others. Our awards give you the opportunity to say a huge thank you and let them know that we appreciate everything they do. If you know an individual or a group that has gone above and beyond to make a positive impact in their community, please nominate them today.”

Yvonne Ogden, Neighbourhood Investment Manager at Clarion Futures, said:

“We’re delighted to be sponsoring this year’s Community at Heart Awards that celebrate the contributions and achievements of individuals, businesses and community groups across Broadland. Community spirit and support has been more important than ever during the last couple of years due to the pandemic, and it’s great to see local residents being recognised for the difference they are making.” 

The winner in each category will receive £250 to give to their chosen community group or voluntary organisation.

If you know an individual or group that has gone above and beyond to make a positive impact in their community, please nominate them today in one of the following categories:

  • Inspiration of the Year - someone who strives to achieve their best at work, in their studies, in sports, the arts, or in the community
  • Young Person of the Year - a young person who has made a remarkable and inspiring achievements in support of their community (Aged 18 and under)
  • Volunteer of the Year - an individual who has volunteered their time to make an outstanding contribution to their community
  • Helping Hand Award - a friend, neighbour or carer who always goes the extra mile to help or support others
  • Green at Heart Award - an individual, school, business or community group who has made an extra effort to have a positive impact on the environment.
  • Business in the Community Award - a local business that has led or supported community initiatives and values
  • Community Group of the Year - a community group that has made a significant contribution to the residents of their local area
  • Community Hero - a person who has made a positive impact on an individual or their community. Someone who deserves special recognition for their effort and commitment.

Nominate your community heroes. 

Nominations close on 12 September.

The awards are sponsored by Clarion Futures the charitable foundation of Clarion Housing Group

Published: 12 August 2022