May 7, 2015

Holiday Inn, Fond du Lac, WI

Cheers for Volunteers is a volunteer recognition dinner hosted by the Volunteer Center of Fond du Lac County, Inc. and sponsored by community businesses and organizations. Award recipients are recognized for their volunteer efforts in the local community and are awarded $1,000 each to donate to a Fond du Lac County charity of their choice.

Congratulations to the 2014 Cheers for Volunteers nominees and award recipients! Click here for the full list.


 




Now Accepting Nominations for 2015!

Carl W. Tonjes Volunteer Award

Recognizes a FDL area individual or couple who have made our community a better place to live through exemplary volunteerism.
Sponsored by The Fond du Lac Area Foundation

Outstanding Board Volunteer Award

Recognizes a member of a nonprofit board for exemplary volunteerism to the organization as a board member.
Sponsored by Fond du Lac Firefighters Local 400

Outstanding Service Club Volunteer Award

Recognizes a member of a service club who demonstrates leadership and promotes the mission through volunteerism within the service club.
Sponsored by Fox Valley Savings Bank

Outstanding Agency Volunteer Award

Recognizes an individual who has served as a volunteer within or for an agency and has made meaningful contributions to promote the mission of the agency.
Sponsored by The Reporter

Outstanding Rural Volunteer Award

Recognizes an individual who has served as a volunteer in a rural community and made meaningful contributions to the quality of life in their area.
Sponsored by Grandé

Outstanding Senior Volunteer Award

Recognizes an individual over the age of 60 that has served as a volunteer and has made meaningful contributions to the quality of life in the area.
Sponsored by Lutheran Homes & Health Services

Rising Star Award

Recognizes an individual that is beginning to discover the meaning of volunteerism in the community. This individual could be a youth or adult who embraces the idea of taking their volunteer "spirit" to new heights.
Sponsored by Mid-States Aluminum

Spirit of Compassion Award

Recognizes one whose volunteerism eases the burden of those without advocates. This individual works with the poor and vulnerable, especially women and children and creates a better environment and quality of life, thus providing "hope."
Sponsored by Agnesian HealthCare

Cheers Choice Award

Selected by the judges from all the applications submitted.
Sponsored by Service League of Fond du Lac