Tuesday 9 May, 2017
The winners for the 2017 TrustPower Ashburton District Community Awards were announced last night at the Hotel Ashburton. Congratulations to the awardees and to all the volunteer groups for entering.
The winners for each category were:
Heritage & Environment: Improve and revitalise the local environment, culture or heritage.
Winner - Ashburton Museum Volunteer Team
Runner up - Hakatere Heritage Committee
Health & Wellbeing: To provide services that enhance the social wellbeing of people.
Winner - St Johns Ashburton Operations Volunteer Team
Runner up - Victim Support Mid Canterbury
Commendation - IHC Volunteer Programme
Arts & Culture: Enhance and icnrease participation in arts and creative leisure activities or improve.