WA Volunteer of the Year Awards, Finalists Announced!


Volunteering WA is proud to announce and congratulate the incredible finalists of the 2019 Volunteer of the Year Awards!

The WA Volunteer of the Year, Sponsored by Bankwest 

  • Trevor Fisher
  • Patricia Soutter
  • Michael Hall

The WA Youth Volunteer of the Year, sponsored by YMCA WA

  • Isobel Copeman
  • Marcus Wong
  • Jarrad Smith

The WA Lifetime Contribution to Volunteering Award, sponsored by Silver Chain

  • Wendy Williams
  • Ruth Anderson
  • Max Heath

The WA Volunteer for Multicultural Communities Award, Sponsored by the Office of Multicultural Interests

  • Nilda Eisen
  • Charles Wei
  • Peter Le

The WA Excellence in Volunteer Management Award, sponsored by the Department of Local Government and Communities

  • Mike Teraci
  • Jennie Loveridge
  • Christopher Stickland

The WA Corporate Volunteer of the Year Award, sponsored by NeonLogic

  • Bankwest
  • Beyond Bank
  • Blueprint Wealth

The WA Community Volunteer Organisation of the Year Award, sponsored by Lotterywest

  • Rottnest Volunteer Guides Association
  • Fair Game Australia
  • Dowerin Events Management

People’s Choice ‘Spirit of Volunteering Award’, presented by Community News

  • Robert Tracey
  • Peter Graham
  • Ruth Anderson
  • Sarah Kennedy
  • Renee Whitcher
  • Shirley Oliver
  • Ralph Briggs
  • Owen Farmer
  • Peter Manwaring
  • Naomi Bagas

The recipients of each award will be announced at the prestigious 2019 Volunteer of the Year Awards Gala Presentation Dinner to be held at the Crown Perth on Wednesday 22 May.

We warmly invite all members of the public to join us in acknowledging the amazing contributions the finalists make in our communities by purchasing a ticket at https://awards.volunteeringwa.org.au/2019-awards-night

Tickets include a beautiful three course meal, premium wines and live entertainment by Perth band The Diamond Road and O Entertainment.

Volunteering WA and all the sponsors wish the finalists the best of luck and thank them for all their contribution to volunteering in our WA communities.

Media Enquiries: Monika Page, Manager Marketing and Communications Volunteering WA - M: 0428 979 283 E: monika@volunteeringwa.org.au