Eastside Award for Volunteer of the Year

Nominations were sought for the Volunteer who merits special recognition in terms of their personal journey and/or their contribution to the East Belfast community.

We are grateful to Avec Solutions for sponsoring this award.

The finalists for the Eastside Award for Volunteer of the Year are:

  • June Jordan for her work with Young Enterprise
  • Richard McCrory for his work with Young Enterprise
  • Sean Brannigan for his work with Connswater Community Greenway and EastSide Arts
Winner: 
Sean Brannigan

The judges were impressed to see that Sean developed the volunteer policy, which has since become the benchmark for the organisation. He displays diversity in his volunteering roles and is clearly able to build and sustain a volunteer pool. He has unlimited enthusiasm and passion for what he does — a genuine volunteer.