The Nonprofit Network is seeking nominations for volunteer of the year.
The group is taking nominations through Dec. 4 and they can be submitted at danrivernonprofits.org/voty-2019.
Volunteer of the year and nominees will be recognized at at the Nonprofit Network’s annual volunteer of the year event to be held 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Dec. 16 at Ballad Brewing on Craghead Street.
The event is free and honors local volunteers in the community for their service to others and support of area nonprofits.
Two volunteers will receive award packages that will be donated in the winner’s name to the local nonprofit of their choice.
The network presented awards to 22 nominees last year and announced two winners — one from public voting and another selected by a committee. Last year’s winners were Sheryll Jeffries and Tammy Carter.
Learn more about the Nonprofit Network by contacting them at firstname.lastname@example.org, (434) 792-3700, ext. 226. They can be followed on Facebook or Instagram at Dan River Nonprofit Network.
Crane reports for the Register & Bee. He can be reached at (434) 791-7987.