Nominate a Volunteer

Call for nominations

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Each year communities across Canada celebrate National Volunteer Week to thank and honour individuals who donate their time to help others and by supporting the causes in which they believe. In 2018, National Volunteer Week will be April 15 to April 22.

The Town of Amherst is collecting nominations of individuals who you deem deserves special volunteer recognition. He/she will be honoured at a reception hosted in Amherst for their efforts.Individuals can also be nominated for the Provincial Volunteer Award on behalf of the Town of Amherst and attend a Provincial Volunteer Appreciation Reception in Halifax in April. Only one nominee from each category will be selected to represent the Town of Amherst.

  Click here to download the application form. Forms are also available at Town Hall.

Details on the Amherst Volunteer Appreciation Reception and Provincial Volunteer Appreciation Reception will be announced at a later date.You can submit a completed nomination on or before Monday, January 15th, 2018 by:

  • Dropping the application off to the Amherst Stadium Recreation Office, 85 Church Street, or Amherst Town Hall, 98 Victoria Street.
  • Scanning and emailing the application to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Faxing the application to 902-667-5409

Should you require further information, please contact Tamara Porter at (902) 667-3552 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..