Spirit of McKinney

Spirit of McKinney Volunteer Awards

Thursday, October 21, 2021

5:30 PM – 9:00 PM

Local Yocal – Downtown McKinney

This event is SOLD OUT

With these awards we strongly affirm the importance of volunteers in our community. The annual Awards ceremony recognizes individuals and groups that meet the criteria for each specific award.

The Awards

Volunteer Group Award:  Presented to a group of volunteers who have joined together in service to others as they contribute to a local nonprofit, cause or organization.

Pete & Nancy Huff Community Service Award:  Presented to a person(s) who demonstrates a long-standing commitment to this community through volunteerism, board service and/or leadership of local organizations or groups.

The Heart Award:  Presented to an individual or group who has provided significant volunteer service to one agency or organization and has made a significant impact on the agency and/or clients they serve.

Nonprofit Leadership Award: Presented to a paid staff member within a McKinney-area nonprofit organization, who demonstrates leadership, commitment and vision within their organization and/or in collaboration with other organizations for the common good.

Kim Hoffman Volunteer of the Year Award: Presented to one adult who exemplifies the true spirit of Volunteerism through volunteering with numerous organizations in or around McKinney and demonstrates a passion for identifying and meeting this community’s needs.

“Spirit of McKinney” Business Service Award: Presented to a McKinney area business for their demonstration of community support through volunteerism and/or financial support of local nonprofits including employee engagement programs and sponsorships of community events.

Inspired to Serve Award: Presented to a public or private school, home school group or other group that endeavors to teach and demonstrate serving others to its students through curriculum, programs and community service initiatives.

Youth Volunteer Award: Presented to a volunteer under the age of 21 (or a group of volunteers under the age of 21), who have demonstrated leadership and/or a commitment to serving others within the McKinney area.

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