2024 Spirit of Volunteerism

Nominations Open Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2024 
for the 2024 Spirit of Volunteerism Awards!

  Through Hanover’s annual Spirit of Volunteerism Awards, the Hanover County Board of Supervisors and the community pay tribute to outstanding Hanover County residents as well as individuals and groups whose volunteer service benefit the citizens of Hanover County.

  1. Nominee Categories
  2. Category Details and Nomination Guidelines
  3. Event Details
  4. 2023 Highlights

Each individual or organization may submit up to two nominations. The 8 categories are as follows:

  • Spirit of One
  • Spirit of Family
  • Spirit of Inspiration
  • Spirit of Youth
  • Spirit of Dedication
  • Spirit of Youth-Team 
  • Spirit of Team
  • Commitment to Community

All Nominees will receive a signed certificate from the Hanover Board of Supervisors, their service profiled in the Spirit of Volunteerism Celebration booklet and a nominee gift presented during the celebration.

Award Recipients also receive an engraved plaque. A financial donation will be made in their name to the tax-exempt organization, school or government program for which they designated on the nomination form. Award Recipients will be nominated to the statewide Governor's Community Service and Volunteerism Awards.


Click here to fill out the Nomination Form online.

Click here to view the Nomination Form as a PDF File.


Deadline to submit nominations is Monday, Feb. 12, 2024.