Volunteer Recognition

We are immensely proud of our volunteers who give up their time to help and support not just our charity but our community. In recognition of their commitment we believe it is important to celebrate their success band share their achievements.

  BVSC Volunteer Awards 2016 at Blakesley Hall In 2016, we nominated the volunteer team for BVSC Volunteer Team of the Year and were thrilled to be Runner’s Up. Well done everyone!   Blakesley Hall   Volunteer’s Week Celebrations 2016 volunteer week 2016 In recognition of the outstanding dedication and commitment shown by volunteers at New Heights Warren Farm Community Project they were invited to Afternoon Tea on Friday 10th June 2016.   The afternoon tea was our way of saying a big thank you for the fantastic support the volunteers give to our project and the local community.  Volunteers from the community café, luncheon club, monthly community meal, Crackers playgroup and Scouts came together with several of our trustees to enjoy tea and cakes.  Jack Dromey, MP for Erdington also made a special guest appearance.   BVSC Volunteer Awards 2017 at Soho House soho house 1 Soho house 2                  

                                                                      Sean Flynn & Noran Flynn                  Kathleen McCarty

In recognition of the contribution volunteers make here at New Heights Warren Farm Community Project we made several nominations for this year’s BVSC Volunteer Awards:
  • New Heights Warren Farm Community Project – Nominated for Volunteer Team of the Year 2017
  • Nancy Byrne – Nominated for 50+ Volunteer of the Year 2017
  • Caroline Gorman – Nominated for Rising Star Volunteer of the Year 2017
  • Maria Carnell – Nominated for Rising Star Volunteer of the Year 2017
  • Kathleen McCarty – Nominated for Community Volunteer of the Year 2017
  • Sean and Noran Flynn – Long Term Volunteer of the Year 2017
Kathleen, Sean and Noran were finalists in their categories and we are pleased to announce that they were runners up in their award category.  On behalf of Christ the King Parish and New Heights Warren Farm Community Project, thank you to all our volunteers for your continued support and dedication to supporting others.   Volunteer Celebration on Friday 9th June 2017  In recognition of their hard work and commitment to helping others, the volunteers at New Heights Warren Farm Community Project were invited to a celebration event on Friday 9th June 2017. This was our way of saying “Thank you” for the fantastic support they give to our project and the local community.  Volunteers from the Community Café, Befriending Service, Luncheon Club, Monthly Community Meal, Crackers Playgroup, Silver Surfers and those with supporting roles including Trustees, Administration Support and Handy Person came together to celebrate their achievements. We also welcomed a very special guest:  Lord Mayor of Birmingham, Councillor Anne Underwood who took time to speak to the volunteers about the support they give the charity. Thank you to all our volunteers for the time you give to supporting the Kingstanding community. June 2017 Hear what our volunteers have to say about volunteering As part of our volunteer celebrations on Friday 9th June, some of our volunteers gave time to talk about what volunteering means to them.  We are grateful to Brian Becker Video Production for your time and resources in producing this film. Please click the link to her their stories.