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Groups across Scotland win Queen's Award for Voluntary Service

1 month ago   |   By Press and Journal

A north-east arts group, the organisers of an Aberdeenshire boat festival and a community car scheme in Wester Ross are just some of the recipients of the Queen's Award for Voluntary Service.
The award was created in 2002 to celebrate the anniversary of the Queen's coronation, and is considered to be the MBE for volunteer groups.
Every year, the accolade is given to organisations that provide exceptional social, economic or environmental services for their local community.
Among the 230 charities, social enterprises and voluntary groups to receive the award this year is North-East Open...
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North-east groups honoured with prestigious Queen's Award for Voluntary Service

1 month ago   |   By Evening Express

The work of voluntary organisations in the north-east has been recognised with a top award.
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