Volunteer Services

Volunteer Services

Volunteer Appreciation

"Those who can, do. Those who can do more, volunteer" - Author Unknown

"Volunteers don't get paid, not because they are worthless, but because they're priceless"  -Sherry Anderson
 
 MFRCS Volunteer of the Year  
This award aims to recognize deserving members of the community involved in volunteering specifically with MFRCS programs and services. It is meant to appreciate those who devote many hours of their time to a variety of events, clubs and/or programs. The commitment of this deserving individual is expressed by the number of hours and volunteer positions he/she donates to the betterment of our 4 Wing community and the MFRCS.
 
United Way Spirit of Community Award 
This is awarded to a volunteer whose work is beyond the normal scope of their professional duties, shows a minimum of three years of volunteer commitment and whose volunteer work reflects them as a model for others in the community.

For more information, please call the MFRCS office at (780) 594-6006. 

 

Seeking Nominations for the 2018 Volunteer Appreciation Event :

 
2018 Volunteer Appreciation Event
 
Get your Nominations in Today!
 
Event Date: 13 April, 2018
 
Every year, 4 Wing Military Family Resource Centre host the Volunteer Appreciation Celebration to recognize the outstanding volunteers of the 4 Wing community.  All volunteer achievements and contributions made by individuals and groups in our 4 Wing Community are welcomed and encourage. Award recipients are chosen by an independent committee.
 
The categories are:
 
  • 4 Wing and MFRC Volunteer of the Year Award – To recognize deserving members of the community involved in volunteering specifically with 4 Wing events and MFRCs programs and services. Awarded to an individual who devotes many hours of his/her time to a variety of community events, clubs and/or programs. The commitment of this deserving individual, is expressed by the number of hours and volunteer positions, he/she donates to the betterment of our community;
 
  • 4 Wing Citizen of the Year – Awarded to an individual who devotes many hours of his/her time to a variety of community events, clubs and/or programs in the community.  The commitment of this deserving individual, is expressed by the number of hours and volunteer positions, he/she donates to the betterment of our community;
 
  • MFRC Family of the Year – Awarded to a family who exhibits a strong community commitment.  What is seen within the members of the Family of the Year is a family who volunteer their hours to Clubs or Organizations within (and sometimes outside) the 4 Wing community.  They have set an example of unselfish volunteerism to the community.  Thus, a family of high esteem and high regard is recognized by their fellow community members;
 
  • United Way Spirit of Community Award -  This is awarded to a volunteer whose work is beyond the normal scope of their professional duties, demonstrated a minimum of three years of volunteer commitment, volunteer work reflects them as a model for others in the community.
This is a family friendly event and is held on Friday 13 April, 2018 at the 4 Wing MFRC. Admission is free for nominees and registered volunteers and will receive a personal invite. For family members and other guests, the cost is $25.00 per person. Tickets are available starting 19 March, 2018 at the MFRCs Reception Desk. Deadline for tickets is 10 April, 2018. Tickets are limited.
 
Nomination forms are available at the 4 Wing Military Family Resource Centre office or you can contact Yolanda Janssen, MFRC Volunteer Services Coordinator at yolanda.janssen@forces.gc.ca to receive an electronic copy.