Governor's Awards for Service and Volunteerism

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Volunteers make the hearts of Maine communities beat! 

Since 1987, the Governor's Awards for Service and Volunteerism have celebrated and recognized the role of citizen volunteers in the success and vitality of Maine communities.  At the same time, the awards seek to inspire others to be active in civic life and follow in the footsteps of those recognized.

Use one of the links below to access nomination instructions and additional information for each form of recognition. All nominations are due April 30 by 5 p.m. (DEADLINE EXTENDED!) Friday, May 7 at 5 p.m.

    Adult Roll of Honor

    Youth Roll of Honor

    Competitive awards: Individuals, teams and organizations 

    Photo caption: (Left to right) Michael Katz, executive director of Camp Sunshine, and Michael Wisecup, 2019 Maine Volunteer of the Year.