Irish News Club & Volunteer Awards

March 21st, 2012 | Homepage News

The Irish News are inviting entries for The Irish News Club & Volunteer Awards 2012. This major initiative, which is in association with Ulster GAA, O’Neills, Wellington Park Hotel and Cardiac Risk in the Young, has reached the milestone of its tenth anniversary. The Irish News are delighted to have shared in the success of many clubs, school and volunteers over the years. The overall scheme is structured to give everyone the chance to receive recognition and reward for their efforts, on and off the pitch and regardless of the scale of the clubs involved.

What your club can win: The winner in each category will be awarded a £1,000 cheque, £1,000 O’Neills Sportswear vouchers and a full page Club Profile in the sports section of The Irish News. There will also be a highly commended winner per category who will be awarded a £500 cheque.

What your volunteer can win: The winning volunteer in each category will win a £100 Irish News Reader Holiday voucher plus £100 O’Neills Sportswear vouchers.

What your school can win: The winning Primary and Second level school will each receive a £1000 cheque and £500 O’Neills Sportswear vouchers plus a full page School Profile in the sports section of The Irish News.

Categories: Awards will be made in four categories:

  • Small
  • Medium
  • Large
  • Schools – Primary and Second Level

To enter: for full details and entry form go to

Closing date for entries is 12noon Friday 13th April 2012.

Pictured at the official launch of The Irish News Club and Volunteer Awards for 2012 are Thomas Hawkins, Sports Editor Irish News, Aogan O Fearghail, President Ulster Council, Malachy Toner, General Manager Wellington Park Hotel, Patricia Goldsmith, Sales Director O’Neills and John Lundy, Cardiac Risk in the Young.

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