Do you know anyone in the community who deserves to be recognised?
Volunteers can be nominated for a Caroline Chisholm Award for their outstanding voluntary work. The award will represented by by MP Anna Burke. The Awards are open to volunteers who reside or do their voluntary work in the seat of Chisholm, which covers all of Box Hill, Mount Waverley, parts of Box Hill North, Burwood, Ashwood, Chadstone, Clayton, Oakleigh and and Glen Waverley.
What is the Caroline Chisholm Award?
It is named after Caroline Chisholm, a humanitarian known for her involvement with the welfare and political rights of women and children in the 19th century. There are many volunteers out there who have volunteered their time to make a difference in the community also and deserve to be recognised for their efforts. You can nominate a person for this award by clicking on image to print the application. Nominations close 18 September 2015.
History on Caroline Chisholm: http://www.caroline.org.au/caroline-chisholm-history.htm