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WVCA AWARDS 

In 2023, WVCA will be awarding two achievements at the 2023 WVCA conference:

Professional Achievement Award and Rising Star Award

*NOMINATION DEADLINE FOR BOTH IS MARCH 12th of the award year*

 

WVCA Professional Achievement Award is presented at the WVCA conference each spring. The award recognizes a WVCA member for his/her outstanding professional achievements and contributions in engaging volunteers in our community. WVCA will present the award recipient with a personal gift and a $100.00 donation to the charity of their choice. Your submission of this nomination is acknowledging the work and efforts of a valuable volunteer engagement professional.

The Rising Star Award: 2023 marks the first year that WVCA will honor a volunteer engagement professional with this award to recognize a WVCA member for being an emerging leader in the volunteer management field. The Rising Star award is for new volunteer engagement professionals with up to 5 years of service in the industry. WVCA will present the award recipient with a personal gift and a $100.00 donation to the charity of their choice. Submission of this nomination is acknowledging the work and efforts of a valuable emerging volunteer engagement professional. 

 

 

Past Winners:

Professional Achievement Award

2023:

2022: Amanda Cottrell

2021: (no annual WVCA conference or awards given due to COVID)

 

2020: Leah Thibodeau

 

2019: Shelly Kaiser

 

2018: Shawn Steen 

2017: Ruth Morgan

 

2016: Mary Petillo

 

2015: Barb Horneck

2014: Carol Bloemer

 

2013: Stu Driessen

 

2012: Jim Radey

 

2011: Joy Alexander

 

2010: Linda Jahns

 

2009: Anne Strauch

 

2008: Cheryl Schmitz

 

2007: Karen Foust

 

2006: Ruthis Lombardo

 

2005: John Nieman

 

2004: Judy Richey

 

2003: Marti Sowka

 

2002: Chris Rodriguez

 

2001: Glen Tilot

 

2000: Joanie Johnson

 

1999: Marge Bader

 

1998: Julia Drobeck

 

1997: Susan Larson

The Rising Star Award
2023:
2022: Marisa Strothenke

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