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City of Hamilton 32nd Sport Volunteer Awards nominations open

HAMILTON, ON – The City of Hamilton is looking for nominations to recognize the many dedicated sports volunteers in the Hamilton community at the 32nd Annual Sport Volunteer Appreciation Dinner.

The award categories include:

  • Distinguished Adult Sport Volunteer Award
  • Youth Sport Volunteer Award
  • Ray Lewis Community Service Award
  • Ron Foxcroft Playfair Award
  • Dr. Ray Johnson Coach of the Year Award
  • United Trophy Volunteer of the Year Award
  • Dr. Gene Sutton Club Excellence Award
  • City of Hamilton Hero Sport Banner Series Award

An appreciation dinner to celebrate the contributions of the nominees and award finalists is being planned for September 27, 2018 at the Hamilton Convention Centre by Carmen’s.

Nominations close on June 1, 2018. For full details on all categories and to nominate visit

“Healthy active communities include dedicating volunteer hours to amateur sport in our city. I salute those who give their time to coach, officiate and administer sport programs in Hamilton.” - Fred Eisenberger, Mayor

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