Volunteer Recognition Event

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44th Annual Pierce County Government Volunteer Recognition Event

Pierce County Government holds an annual volunteer banquet to honor and recognize volunteers who have given generously of their time, talent, and expertise to Pierce County Government. 

To honor the generosity of 2021’s volunteers, we are planning a celebration for March 19, 2022. More details are forthcoming.


Saturday, March 19, 2022

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Who is eligible? 

  • Any person or group actively involved in volunteer efforts that directly benefited any Pierce County government department.
  • Volunteers may be members of boards, commissions, task forces, interns, or individuals who assisted with research, clerical duties, special projects, etc.
  • Person or group who was active in County Government sometime in the past 12 months.
  • Person or group who did not receive wages for volunteer service and reported directly to a county department or staff member.

What is the selection process?

A panel representing different county departments will evaluate the nominees based on the information received on the nomination forms. Candidates will be rated by services contributed, years of service, and hours donated. The panel will select several volunteers to receive special recognition awards. For additional information, please contact committee chair Kyle Wintermute at 253-798-4015 or [email protected]


How do I nominate someone?

  • Complete one form for each nominee or group. Any individual or group may nominate one or more volunteers or groups; however be sure to include unique and specific details about each individual or group being nominated. In other words, please do not copy your answers and insert a different name. It is important to specify why the individual or group is unique or special as directed on the form.
  • All questions must be answered completely. Failure to do so may disqualify your nomination.

What is the nomination deadline? 

Thursday, January 13, 2022 by 5:00 p.m.

  • We are not responsible for lost or misdirected entries.

Where do I get started with my nomination? 

Click on the following link: Online Volunteer Nomination Form