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Kerry Volunteer Centre has launched the eighth annual Volunteer Ireland Awards with a call for nominations from the public.
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The awards are open to volunteers of all ages and include ten different categories, along with the prestigious Christine Buckley Volunteer of the Year award.
Geraldine Sheehan, Manager of Kerry Volunteer Centre says volunteers are one of Ireland’s most valuable resources.The most recent figures, for 2013, show that over 1 million people volunteered their time.
These volunteers clocked up 230 million hours of volunteering which equates to a value of over €5 billion to the economy.Nominations close at midnight on Friday October 16th and can be made online at