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UFA and 4-H Alberta celebrate community volunteers – National Volunteer Week April 10-16

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UFA Co-operative with 4-H Alberta is pleased to announce the return of the UFA 4-H Alberta Alumni Service Award in celebration of National Volunteer Week. UFA values the importance of recognizing the outstanding contributions of volunteers that make our rural communities a better place for all. This annual award recognizes three 4-H volunteers who best demonstrate leadership through volunteerism within their communities.

In honour of National Volunteer Week, nominations will open on April 11, 2016. To be eligible the 4-H Alumni recipient must:

be volunteers who have not won the award in the past,

  • be committed to rural communities,
  • have enhanced their community as a 4-H volunteer for at least two years,
  • and must be involved with more than one community project/group/association.

In recognition of their contributions th​ree recipients will be awarded:

1 Grand Champion    $1,000 UFA gift certificate

2 Reserve Champions   $500 gift certificate (each)

Key Dates:

  • Registration Opening: April 1, 2016, National Volunteer Week.
  • Nominations Close: July 29, 2016
  • Recipient Celebrations: November 2, 2016 in celebration of ‘Wear Your 4-H Colours’ Day’

To nominate someone whose community contributions deserve recognition, fill out the nomination form​:

If you have questions regarding the award, please contact Jay Zacharopoulos by email at or (403) 570-4134