Queens Award for Voluntary Service

Queens Award for Voluntary Service

The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service is the highest award given to local volunteer groups across the UK to recognise outstanding work in their communities. The awards were created in 2002 to celebrate the Queen’s Golden Jubilee and winners are announced each year on 2 June – the anniversary of the Queen’s Coronation.  In 2016 local groups who won an award were  Queen’s Awards for Voluntary Service – East Sussex Winners 2016 | East Sussex Lieutenancy the De Etchingham Community Interest Company (CIC) and Pett Older People’s Project