Volunteer Week

National Volunteer Week, April 24-30, 2022

 Volunteer Nomination web imageDuring Volunteer Week, April 24-30, 2021, we celebrate volunteerism and thank and honour people and organizations who donate their time to help fellow citizens and support the causes in which they believe. Volunteer Week also serves to reinforce the human values in which that volunteering represents and increases awareness of the importance of volunteerism to our communities.


The Municipality of Barrington is encouraging you to nominate one individual (can be a couple) from your community group, who you believe is deserving of being recognized.   pdf You can print the nomination form here (594 KB) .  or complete online. 

When filling out the nomination form, please list your nominee's past and present volunteer work. Please be as detailed as you can, as the information you provide will be read at our Municipal Volunteer Recognition Ceremony in September. 

To ensure your nominee will be considered for the Provincial Volunteer Representative, please return your nomination form to the Recreation Department by Tuesday, May 11, 2022. The Municipal Council will select one individual from all nominees received. This volunteer will be invited to attend the Provincial Volunteer Award Ceremony on September 26, 2022.

Any nominations received after May 11th will still be included for invitation and recognition at the Municipal Volunteer Recognition Ceremony but must be submitted by September 1st . If you have any questions in regard to this event, please contact the Recreation Director at 902-637-2015 or email

 Download Nomination Form   pdf Volunteer nomination form.pdf (594 KB)

Complete Online Form