Volunteer Recognition Event

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46th 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. While all volunteers are special, some are outstanding and deserve special recognition.


Saturday, March 16, 2024
9:00 - 11:30 a.m.


McGavick Conference Center
at Clover Park Technical College
4500 Steilacoom Blvd. SW, Building 23
Lakewood, WA 98499 (map)


Who is eligible? 

  • Any person or group actively involved in volunteer efforts in 2022 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 did not receive wages for volunteer service and reported directly to a county department or staff member.

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 specify why each individual or group being nominated is special and unique. 
  • All questions must be answered completely on the nomination form. Failure to do so may disqualify your nomination.

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Nominations must be submitted by January 7, 2024.

For a printable form, click here.


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 recognition awards for their accomplishments. For additional information, please contact committee chair Kyle Wintermute at 253-798-4015 or [email protected]