The Volunteer Center of Cedar Valley is accepting nominations now through March 5 for the 2010 Mayors' Volunteer Awards and Top Teen Awards. The awards recognize individuals who have demonstrated an
outstanding commitment to service through volunteerism in the Cedar Valley.
The Mayors' Volunteer Awards honor the exemplary contributions of individuals ages 19 and older who dedicate their time and talent to volunteerism in Cedar Falls, Waterloo and/or Evansdale.
The Mayors' Top Teen Awards honor youth ages 13-18 attending a school in Black Hawk County. The Community Foundation of Northeast Iowa also selects one junior from each of the accredited high schools in Black Hawk County to receive the $500 Mother Moon Service Scholarship.
All nominees and recipients will be recognized at special events on April 20 at the Five Sullivan Brothers Convention Center.
Nomination forms are available online at www.vccv.org or may be requested by calling the Volunteer Center of Cedar Valley at 272-2087.
The awards program is sponsored by the cities of Cedar Falls, Evansdale and Waterloo, the Greater Cedar Valley Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors, the Community Foundation of Northeast Iowa, the RJ McElroy Trust and the Volunteer Center of Cedar Valley.