#TorfaenSaysThanks Thank you to all our sponsors

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Thank you to all our sponsors of the Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2021.

As one of Wales’ top performing colleges, Coleg Gwent is an inclusive and diverse FE college with 5 campuses in Usk, Ebbw Vale, Crosskeys, Newport and Cwmbran. Offering full-time, part-time, higher-education, e-learning and apprenticeship qualifications, their courses cater for all levels.

Thousands join Coleg Gwent each year and enjoy high-quality teaching, extensive support, extra-curricular activities and excellent outcomes. Expert tutors and industry-standard facilities mean learners develop the skills required for their chosen career path. This combined with strong industry links and employer partnerships helps Coleg Gwent develop the curriculum of the future and address skill shortages. Learn more at www.coleggwent.ac.uk.

We were established as a not-for-profit, a charity based and operate in Pontypool, Wales 2019 and offer a range of services that include a state-of-the-art gym facility along with access to quality PTs and rehabilitation professionals. Adding to this will be the downstairs area in the facility hosts an education room/functional fitness room, café area and other social business events. We also include mental health drop-in facilities and support will aim to train all our volunteers and PTs in Mental Health First Aid.

Based in Pontypool, Freight Logistics Solutions is a digital freight forwarding company that provides transport solutions and EU customs for over 500 customers across the UK. with access to over 50,000 vehicles across the UK & Europe, FLS deliver operational excellence 24/7.

FLS specialise in offering commercial transport logistics and supply chain management through our unique expertise in the movement and alliance of freight across the UK, Europe and Worldwide.

We created this business through sector need and our passion for quality solutions that are technology-driven, personality backed and take care of our customers’ needs, improve quality, and reduce costs.

Voyage of Hope Therapy Services is a children’s counselling provider based in Gwent. We are currently active in various organisations and schools in Torfaen and beyond. This includes providing one-to-one and group Play Therapy sessions for children, young people and families. We also support carers and professionals with Supervision and Reflective Practice, First Aid for Mental Health courses and bespoke training. We pride ourselves in the safe spaces we provide for children to heal, build stronger positive relationships, and express themselves. Our Play Therapists are registered with the British Association of Play Therapists, DBS checked, and qualified to Masters Level.

Pontypool Community Council plans and works closely with communities and organisations who live and work here. 21 elected councillors and Council staff work hard to provide services and representation so that quality of life for local people is improved, now and for future generations. The Council provides services including events (Party in the Park, Christmas Cavalcade, art, poetry, photo and other competitions), youth services, notice boards, benches, litter/doggy bins and flowers, public toilets and CCTV. The Council promotes Pontypool and provides environmental and other grants for groups, sports teams and others. It is delighted to sponsor these Community Volunteer Awards.

Orbits IT are a provider of IT Support and services to organisations throughout South Wales, the Midlands and South West. Built on honesty, reliability, and technical expertise, Orbits IT puts the focus back on customer service and trust in the IT sector. Working with more than 250 SMEs, charities and public sector organisations since 2010 , Orbits IT are proactive, respond quickly, and advise freely and honestly. Always on-hand to provide strategies and solutions to improve productivity and to support expansion. Find out more at www.orbitsit.co.uk or call us on 02920 003 313

The 100 Voices are a group of Melin residents who volunteer their time to improve the services that residents receive. They do this via email, telephone or face to face.

They help shape the services that residents receive by providing feedback and collaborating with staff from all departments to scrutinise services.

Within the Voices is a Communities Group who work with Melin’s Communities Team to support Melin residents through grant funding and community activities and also with community groups and agencies for the benefit of residents.

The strapline for the 100 Voices is “Be part of the Conversation.”

The Communities for Work Plus project provides effective and friendly employability support to the residents of Torfaen.

Many of the people we help across Torfaen benefit from a bespoke package of support that includes:

Training & employment opportunities (including self-employment advice)

Funding for training, clothing, travel, equipment & childcare

1:1 specialist mentoring & intensive support to discuss and help remove barriers to employment

If you or anyone you know could benefit from our support, please get in touch. Email us directly on cfwplus@torfaen.gov.uk

For more information please go to our Facebook page: @cfwplustorfaen

We look forward to celebrating all the amazing work that’s been happening in Torfaen in the past year with the awards that happen on October 2nd at Pontypool Active Living Centre.

In the meantime, we’ll keep you posted with all the latest information across our socials using the hashtag #TorfaenSaysThanks.

Torfaen Community And Volunteer Awards 2023

Torfaen Community and Volunteer Awards Highlights from the Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2023 2023 Winners Young Volunteer Samiya Houston Adult Volunteer Lynnette Webber Health Volunteer Nick Byrne Sports Volunteer/Group Julie Roche Trustee of the Year Karen Browne Business of the Year Mandeep Sandhar (M.R.S Stores) Children & youth Group Pontypool Youth Council Arts, Culture… Continue reading Torfaen Community And Volunteer Awards 2023

#TorfaenSaysThanks Community Response 2023 – National Grid
15Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Community Response 2023 – National Grid

The 3rd Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards are happening on October 20th at The Parkway Hotel & Spa.

Each of the 12 categories are supported by local businesses or organisations, and on this video, you’ll hear more about the reasons to why they’ve sponsored the TCVAs.

#TorfaenSaysThanks 100 Voices
13Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks 100 Voices

The 3rd Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards are happening on October 20th at The Parkway Hotel & Spa.

Many amazing local organisations and businesses are supporting TCVA23, here we’re looking at some of those.

#TorfaenSaysThanks GoLocal
13Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks GoLocal

The 3rd Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards are happening on October 20th at The Parkway Hotel & Spa.

Many amazing local organisations and businesses are supporting TCVA23, here we’re looking at some of those.

#TorfaenSaysThanks Orbits IT
12Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Orbits IT

The 3rd Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards are happening on October 20th at The Parkway Hotel & Spa.

Many amazing local organisations and businesses are supporting TCVA23, here we’re looking at some of those.

#TorfaenSaysThanks Integrated Wellbeing Networks
12Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Integrated Wellbeing Networks

The 3rd Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards are happening on October 20th at The Parkway Hotel & Spa.

Many amazing local organisations and businesses are supporting TCVA23, here we’re looking at some of those.

#TorfaenSaysThanks Trustee – Gwent Police and Crime Commissioner
11Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Trustee – Gwent Police and Crime Commissioner

The 3rd Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards are happening on October 20th at The Parkway Hotel & Spa.

Many amazing local organisations and businesses are supporting TCVA23, here we’re looking at some of those.

#TorfaenSaysThanks Pontypool Glazing
10Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Pontypool Glazing

The 3rd Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards are happening on October 20th at The Parkway Hotel & Spa.

Many amazing local organisations and businesses are supporting TCVA23, here we’re looking at some of those.

#TorfaenSaysThanks Business of the Year – TCBC
09Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Business of the Year – TCBC

The 3rd Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards are happening on October 20th at The Parkway Hotel & Spa.

Each of the 12 categories are supported by local businesses or organisations, and on this video, you’ll hear more about the reasons to why they’ve sponsored the TCVAs.

#TorfaenSaysThanks Sports Volunteer – Connect Torfaen
09Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Sports Volunteer – Connect Torfaen

The 3rd Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards are happening on October 20th at The Parkway Hotel & Spa.

Each of the 12 categories are supported by local businesses or organisations, and on this video, you’ll hear more about the reasons to why they’ve sponsored the TCVAs.

#TorfaenSaysThanks The Dragonffli
08Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks The Dragonffli

The 3rd Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards are happening on October 20th at The Parkway Hotel & Spa.

#TorfaenSaysThanks Children and Youth – Bron Afon
07Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Children and Youth – Bron Afon

The 3rd Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards are happening on October 20th at The Parkway Hotel & Spa.

Each of the 12 categories are supported by local businesses or organisations, and on this video, you’ll hear more about the reasons to why they’ve sponsored the TCVAs.

#TorfaenSaysThanks Adult Volunteer – Able
06Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Adult Volunteer – Able

The 3rd Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards are happening on October 20th at The Parkway Hotel & Spa.

Each of the 12 categories are supported by local businesses or organisations, and on this video, you’ll hear more about the reasons to why they’ve sponsored the TCVAs.

#TorfaenSaysThanks Arts, Culture and Heritage – The Hwb
06Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Arts, Culture and Heritage – The Hwb

The 3rd Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards are happening on October 20th at The Parkway Hotel & Spa.

Each of the 12 categories are supported by local businesses or organisations, and on this video, you’ll hear more about the reasons to why they’ve sponsored the TCVAs.

#TorfaenSaysThanks Heart of the Community – TVA
05Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Heart of the Community – TVA

The 3rd Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards are happening on October 20th at The Parkway Hotel & Spa.

Each of the 12 categories are supported by local businesses or organisations, and on this video, you’ll hear more about the reasons to why they’ve sponsored the TCVAs.

#TorfaenSaysThanks Young Volunteer –  Coleg Gwent
04Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Young Volunteer – Coleg Gwent

The 3rd Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards are happening on October 20th at The Parkway Hotel & Spa.

Each of the 12 categories are supported by local businesses or organisations, and on this video, you’ll hear more about the reasons to why they’ve sponsored the TCVAs.

#TorfaenSaysThanks Health Volunteer – ABUHB
04Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Health Volunteer – ABUHB

The 3rd Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards are happening on October 20th at The Parkway Hotel & Spa.

Each of the 12 categories are supported by local businesses or organisations, and on this video, you’ll hear more about the reasons to why they’ve sponsored the TCVAs.

#TorfaenSaysThanks Trustee – Pontypool Community Council
03Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Trustee – Pontypool Community Council

The 3rd Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards are happening on October 20th at The Parkway Hotel & Spa.

Each of the 12 categories are supported by local businesses or organisations, and on this video, you’ll hear more about the reasons to why they’ve sponsored the TCVAs.

#TorfaenSaysThanks Community Leader – Safran
02Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Community Leader – Safran

The 3rd Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards are happening on October 20th at The Parkway Hotel & Spa.

Each of the 12 categories are supported by local businesses or organisations, and on this video, you’ll hear more about the reasons to why they’ve sponsored the TCVAs.

#TorfaenSaysThanks Environmental Volunteer of the Year – Melin Homes
01Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Environmental Volunteer of the Year – Melin Homes

The 3rd Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards are happening on October 20th at The Parkway Hotel & Spa.

Each of the 12 categories are supported by local businesses or organisations, and on this video, you’ll hear more about the reasons to why they’ve sponsored the TCVAs.

Creating the perfect nomination for TCVA
13Jun

Creating the perfect nomination for TCVA

Nomination applications need to tell the nominee’s story in a compelling way, to help the judges understand why the person stands out. The judges need to know about your nominee, their volunteer activities, and how they benefit the community.

Torfaen Community and Volunteer Awards return for 2023
01Jun

Torfaen Community and Volunteer Awards return for 2023

If you’ve wanted to shout about the amazing qualities of someone who shows remarkable selflessness, devotion, and service to the community? Now is the time!

Torfaen Community And Volunteer Awards 2021

Highlights from the Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2021 2021 Winners The Heart of the Community Volunteer Caseworkers of Disability Advice Project Young Volunteer Bryony Powell Adult Volunteer Janette Smith Environmental Volunteer Chris Partridge Trustee of the Year Daniel Crandon Sports Volunteer Matt Cummins Business of the Year Age Connects Torfaen Personal Journey Chloe Goddard… Continue reading Torfaen Community And Volunteer Awards 2021

Torfaen Community And Volunteer Awards 2022

Highlights from the Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2022 Last Years Winners Young Volunteer Morgan Fish Adult Volunteer Vicki Randall Health Volunteers Akin Agbaje & Mr Patrick Smith Sports Volunteer/Group Steve Malson & Jamie Leonard Trustee of the Year Tracey Blockwell Business of the Year High Street Fitness Children & youth Group Girl Guiding –… Continue reading Torfaen Community And Volunteer Awards 2022

Selfless acts of Torfaen recognised at 2022 Torfaen Community and Volunteer Awards
10Nov

Selfless acts of Torfaen recognised at 2022 Torfaen Community and Volunteer Awards

In front of over 200 guests, the Torfaen Community and Volunteer Awards, in partnership with Torfaen Voluntary Alliance, Coleg Gwent, Aneurin Bevan University Health Board, Bron Afon Community Housing and Melin Homes took place on Friday, 21 October 2022 at the Parkway Hotel & Spa.

#TorfaenSaysThanks Photos
04Nov

#TorfaenSaysThanks Photos

Photos from the Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2022 are now live on our Facebook page.

#TorfaenSaysThanks Finalists Announcement
07Oct

#TorfaenSaysThanks Finalists Announcement

The Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2022 are happening on October 21st at The Parkway Hotel & Spa.

Each of the 12 categories are supported by local businesses or organisations, and on this video, you’ll hear more about the reasons to why they’ve sponsored the TCVAs.

#TorfaenSaysThanks22
06Oct

#TorfaenSaysThanks22

The Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2022 Programme

#TorfaenSaysThanks Heart of the Community – Torfaen Voluntary Alliance
23Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Heart of the Community – Torfaen Voluntary Alliance

The Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2022 are happening on October 21st at The Parkway Hotel & Spa.

Each of the 12 categories are supported by local businesses or organisations, and on this video, you’ll hear more about the reasons to why they’ve sponsored the TCVAs.

#TorfaenSaysThanks Children and Youth Group – Bron Afon
23Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Children and Youth Group – Bron Afon

The Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2022 are happening on October 21st at The Parkway Hotel & Spa.

Each of the 12 categories are supported by local businesses or organisations, and on this video, you’ll hear more about the reasons to why they’ve sponsored the TCVAs.

#TorfaenSaysThanks Civic Award – High Street Fitness
23Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Civic Award – High Street Fitness

The Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2022 are happening on October 21st at The Parkway Hotel & Spa.

Each of the 12 categories are supported by local businesses or organisations, and on this video, you’ll hear more about the reasons to why they’ve sponsored the TCVAs.

#TorfaenSaysThanks Trustee Volunteer – Pontypool Community Council
23Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Trustee Volunteer – Pontypool Community Council

The Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2022 are happening on October 21st at The Parkway Hotel & Spa.

Each of the 12 categories are supported by local businesses or organisations, and on this video, you’ll hear more about the reasons to why they’ve sponsored the TCVAs.

#TorfaenSaysThanks Community Leader of the Year –  Mental Health First Aid Wales
22Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Community Leader of the Year – Mental Health First Aid Wales

The Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2022 are happening on October 21st at The Parkway Hotel & Spa.

Each of the 12 categories are supported by local businesses or organisations, and on this video, you’ll hear more about the reasons to why they’ve sponsored the TCVAs.

#TorfaenSaysThanks Business of the Year – Coleg Gwent
22Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Business of the Year – Coleg Gwent

The Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2022 are happening on October 21st at The Parkway Hotel & Spa.

Each of the 12 categories are supported by local businesses or organisations, and on this video, you’ll hear more about the reasons to why they’ve sponsored the TCVAs.

#TorfaenSaysThanks Arts, Culture and Heritage Volunteer/Group – Blaenavon Forgings Ltd.
22Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Arts, Culture and Heritage Volunteer/Group – Blaenavon Forgings Ltd.

The Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2022 are happening on October 21st at The Parkway Hotel & Spa.

Each of the 12 categories are supported by local businesses or organisations, and on this video, you’ll hear more about the reasons to why they’ve sponsored the TCVAs.

#TorfaenSaysThanks Sports Volunteer/Group of the Year – Uddr
21Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Sports Volunteer/Group of the Year – Uddr

The Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2022 are happening on October 21st at The Parkway Hotel & Spa.

Each of the 12 categories are supported by local businesses or organisations, and on this video, you’ll hear more about the reasons to why they’ve sponsored the TCVAs.

#TorfaenSaysThanks Adult Volunteer of the Year – The Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent
21Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Adult Volunteer of the Year – The Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Gwent

The Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2022 are happening on October 21st at The Parkway Hotel & Spa.

Each of the 12 categories are supported by local businesses or organisations, and on this video, you’ll hear more about the reasons to why they’ve sponsored the TCVAs.

#TorfaenSaysThanks Health Volunteer of the Year – Carlisle Brake & Friction
21Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Health Volunteer of the Year – Carlisle Brake & Friction

The Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2022 are happening on October 21st at The Parkway Hotel & Spa.

Each of the 12 categories are supported by local businesses or organisations, and on this video, you’ll hear more about the reasons to why they’ve sponsored the TCVAs.

#TorfaenSaysThanks Environmental Volunteer of the Year – Melin Homes
20Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Environmental Volunteer of the Year – Melin Homes

The Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2022 are happening on October 21st at The Parkway Hotel & Spa.

Each of the 12 categories are supported by local businesses or organisations, and on this video, you’ll hear more about the reasons to why they’ve sponsored the TCVAs.

#TorfaenSaysThanks Young Volunteer Prosteel Engineering
20Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Young Volunteer Prosteel Engineering

The Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2022 are happening on October 21st at The Parkway Hotel & Spa.

Each of the 12 categories are supported by local businesses or organisations, and on this video, you’ll hear more about the reasons to why they’ve sponsored the TCVAs.

Nominate in the Business of the Year category for #TorfaenSaysThanks!
02Jul

Nominate in the Business of the Year category for #TorfaenSaysThanks!

Nominations now open for 2nd Torfaen Community and Volunteer Awards.

If you’re looking to nominate, we thought we’d take a look at each category and give you some examples of the kind of thing we’re looking for this year!

Nominate in the The Heart of the Community category for #TorfaenSaysThanks!

Nominations now open for 2nd Torfaen Community and Volunteer Awards.

If you’re looking to nominate, we thought we’d take a look at each category and give you some examples of the kind of thing we’re looking for this year!

Nominate in the Environmental Volunteer of the Year category for #TorfaenSaysThanks!
30Jun

Nominate in the Environmental Volunteer of the Year category for #TorfaenSaysThanks!

Nominations now open for 2nd Torfaen Community and Volunteer Awards.

If you’re looking to nominate, we thought we’d take a look at each category and give you some examples of the kind of thing we’re looking for this year!

Nominate in the Health Volunteer of the Year category for #TorfaenSaysThanks!
29Jun

Nominate in the Health Volunteer of the Year category for #TorfaenSaysThanks!

Nominations now open for 2nd Torfaen Community and Volunteer Awards.

If you’re looking to nominate, we thought we’d take a look at each category and give you some examples of the kind of thing we’re looking for this year!

Nominate in the Sports Volunteer/Group of the Year category for #TorfaenSaysThanks!
28Jun

Nominate in the Sports Volunteer/Group of the Year category for #TorfaenSaysThanks!

Nominations now open for 2nd Torfaen Community and Volunteer Awards.

If you’re looking to nominate, we thought we’d take a look at each category and give you some examples of the kind of thing we’re looking for this year!

Nominate in the Arts, Culture & Heritage Volunteer or Group of the Year category for #TorfaenSaysThanks!
27Jun

Nominate in the Arts, Culture & Heritage Volunteer or Group of the Year category for #TorfaenSaysThanks!

Nominations now open for 2nd Torfaen Community and Volunteer Awards.

If you’re looking to nominate, we thought we’d take a look at each category and give you some examples of the kind of thing we’re looking for this year!

Nominate in the Children & Youth Group Award category for #TorfaenSaysThanks!
27Jun

Nominate in the Children & Youth Group Award category for #TorfaenSaysThanks!

Nominations now open for 2nd Torfaen Community and Volunteer Awards.

If you’re looking to nominate, we thought we’d take a look at each category and give you some examples of the kind of thing we’re looking for this year!

Nominate in the Trustee Volunteer of the Year category for #TorfaenSaysThanks!
26Jun

Nominate in the Trustee Volunteer of the Year category for #TorfaenSaysThanks!

Nominations now open for 2nd Torfaen Community and Volunteer Awards.

If you’re looking to nominate, we thought we’d take a look at each category and give you some examples of the kind of thing we’re looking for this year!

Nominate in the Community Leader of the Year category for #TorfaenSaysThanks!
25Jun

Nominate in the Community Leader of the Year category for #TorfaenSaysThanks!

Nominations now open for 2nd Torfaen Community and Volunteer Awards.

If you’re looking to nominate, we thought we’d take a look at each category and give you some examples of the kind of thing we’re looking for this year!

Nominate in the Young Volunteer of the Year category for #TorfaenSaysThanks!
25Jun

Nominate in the Young Volunteer of the Year category for #TorfaenSaysThanks!

Nominations now open for 2nd Torfaen Community and Volunteer Awards.

If you’re looking to nominate, we thought we’d take a look at each category and give you some examples of the kind of thing we’re looking for this year!

Nominate in the Civic Award of the Year category for #TorfaenSaysThanks!
24Jun

Nominate in the Civic Award of the Year category for #TorfaenSaysThanks!

Nominations now open for 2nd Torfaen Community and Volunteer Awards.

If you’re looking to nominate, we thought we’d take a look at each category and give you some examples of the kind of thing we’re looking for this year!

Nominate in the Adult Volunteer of the Year category for #TorfaenSaysThanks!
24Jun

Nominate in the Adult Volunteer of the Year category for #TorfaenSaysThanks!

Nominations now open for 2nd Torfaen Community and Volunteer Awards.

If you’re looking to nominate, we thought we’d take a look at each category and give you some examples of the kind of thing we’re looking for this year!

The Torfaen Community and Volunteer Awards return to celebrate our unsung heroes and selfless acts across the borough
21Jun

The Torfaen Community and Volunteer Awards return to celebrate our unsung heroes and selfless acts across the borough

Nomination Time remaining Have you ever wanted to shout about the amazing qualities of someone who shows remarkable selflessness, devotion, and service to the community? Someone in your view who deserves the recognition they deserve. Perhaps you want to highlight an organisation or group whose activities have given a buzz to the community? Or an… Continue reading The Torfaen Community and Volunteer Awards return to celebrate our unsung heroes and selfless acts across the borough

Sponsorship packages now available for TCVA’22
04May

Sponsorship packages now available for TCVA’22

We have exciting news! Planning is well underway for the 2022 Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards event aimed at recognising the amazing contribution that community groups, volunteers and businesses provide within Torfaen. The event will take place on the evening of: Friday, 21st October 2022 at the Parkway Hotel, Cwmbran Drive, Torfaen We are looking… Continue reading Sponsorship packages now available for TCVA’22

Torfaen Community and Volunteer Awards 2021
12Jan

Torfaen Community and Volunteer Awards 2021

More than 170 people came together on Saturday 2nd October to celebrate the first ever Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards at Pontypool Active Living Centre.

Torfaen Community and Volunteer Awards 2021 – Video MirrorBooth
21Dec

Torfaen Community and Volunteer Awards 2021 – Video MirrorBooth

More than 170 people came together on Saturday 2nd October to celebrate the first ever Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards at Pontypool Active Living Centre.

Torfaen Community and Volunteer Awards 2021 – Mirror Booth Photos!
20Dec

Torfaen Community and Volunteer Awards 2021 – Mirror Booth Photos!

More than 170 people came together on Saturday 2nd October to celebrate the first ever Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards at Pontypool Active Living Centre.

Torfaen Community and Volunteer Awards 2021 – Celebrating the outstanding achievements of the last year
11Oct

Torfaen Community and Volunteer Awards 2021 – Celebrating the outstanding achievements of the last year

More than 170 people came together on Saturday 2nd October to celebrate the first ever Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards at Pontypool Active Living Centre.

#TorfaenSaysThanks21
02Oct

#TorfaenSaysThanks21

The Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 20221 Programme

#TorfaenSaysThanks Sponsor Spotlight @TravisPerkinsCo #AdultVolunteer
01Oct

#TorfaenSaysThanks Sponsor Spotlight @TravisPerkinsCo #AdultVolunteer

Thank you to our sponsors of the Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2021. Each day we’ll focus on a category and the organisation that’s supporting it. Adult Volunteer of the Year is sponsored by Travis Perkins. Travis Perkins is one of the largest suppliers of building materials to the UK’s building and construction industry and… Continue reading #TorfaenSaysThanks Sponsor Spotlight @TravisPerkinsCo #AdultVolunteer

#TorfaenSaysThanks Sponsor Spotlight @BronAfon #HeartOfTheCommunity
01Oct

#TorfaenSaysThanks Sponsor Spotlight @BronAfon #HeartOfTheCommunity

Thank you to our sponsors of the Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2021. Each day we’ll focus on a category and the organisation that’s supporting it. The Heart of the Community is sponsored by Bron Afon Housing. Bron Afon is a not for profit social enterprise, registered social landlord and community mutual organisation. We manage… Continue reading #TorfaenSaysThanks Sponsor Spotlight @BronAfon #HeartOfTheCommunity

#TorfaenSaysThanks Sponsor Spotlight Croesyceiliog & Llanyrafon Community Council #HealthVolunteer
30Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Sponsor Spotlight Croesyceiliog & Llanyrafon Community Council #HealthVolunteer

Thank you to our sponsors of the Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2021. Each day we’ll focus on a category and the organisation that’s supporting it. Health Volunteer of the Year is sponsored by Croesyceiliog & Llanyrafon Community Council. Croesyceiliog & Llanyrafon Community Council is very proud of the way in which local groups &… Continue reading #TorfaenSaysThanks Sponsor Spotlight Croesyceiliog & Llanyrafon Community Council #HealthVolunteer

#TorfaenSaysThanks Sponsor Spotlight @MelinHomes #EnvironmentalVolunteer
30Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Sponsor Spotlight @MelinHomes #EnvironmentalVolunteer

Thank you to our sponsors of the Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2021. Each day we’ll focus on a category and the organisation that’s supporting it. Environmental Volunteer Award is sponsored by Melin Homes. Created in 2007, Melin Homes is a not-for-profit social landlord serving communities in Torfaen, Blaenau Gwent, Newport, Monmouthshire and Powys. We… Continue reading #TorfaenSaysThanks Sponsor Spotlight @MelinHomes #EnvironmentalVolunteer

#TorfaenSaysThanks Sponsor Spotlight @Mamhilad_Park #BusinessOfTheYear
29Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Sponsor Spotlight @Mamhilad_Park #BusinessOfTheYear

Thank you to our sponsors of the Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2021. Each day we’ll focus on a category and the organisation that’s supporting it. Business of the Year is sponsored by Mamilad Park Estate. Looking for office space? Mamhilad Park Estate is a thriving business park in a fantastic location on the border… Continue reading #TorfaenSaysThanks Sponsor Spotlight @Mamhilad_Park #BusinessOfTheYear

#TorfaenSaysThanks Sponsor Spotlight @CVP1987 #COVID19ResponseHero
29Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Sponsor Spotlight @CVP1987 #COVID19ResponseHero

The Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2021 are happening on October 2nd, and it’s time now to reveal the finalists in each category. COVID-19 Response Hero is sponsored by Capital Valley Plastics & Recycling. We are one of the leading manufacturers of recycled Damp Proof membranes and Courses which is used to prevent moisture from… Continue reading #TorfaenSaysThanks Sponsor Spotlight @CVP1987 #COVID19ResponseHero

#TorfaenSaysThanks Sponsor Spotlight @GwentPCC #PersonalJourney
28Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Sponsor Spotlight @GwentPCC #PersonalJourney

The Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2021 are happening on October 2nd, and it’s time now to reveal the finalists in each category. Personal Journey is sponsored by The Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner in Gwent. The Police and Crime Commissioner is responsible for representing the people of Gwent and making sure the… Continue reading #TorfaenSaysThanks Sponsor Spotlight @GwentPCC #PersonalJourney

#TorfaenSaysThanks Sponsor Spotlight @uddrservices #YoungVolunteer
28Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Sponsor Spotlight @uddrservices #YoungVolunteer

The Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2021 are happening on October 2nd, and it’s time now to reveal the finalists in each category. Young Volunteer of the Year is sponsored by Uddr. The uddr app was born to support the small and medium sized businesses at the very heart of our local communities. That’s why… Continue reading #TorfaenSaysThanks Sponsor Spotlight @uddrservices #YoungVolunteer

#TorfaenSaysThanks Thank you to all our sponsors
28Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Thank you to all our sponsors

Thank you to all our sponsors of the Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2021. As one of Wales’ top performing colleges, Coleg Gwent is an inclusive and diverse FE college with 5 campuses in Usk, Ebbw Vale, Crosskeys, Newport and Cwmbran. Offering full-time, part-time, higher-education, e-learning and apprenticeship qualifications, their courses cater for all levels.… Continue reading #TorfaenSaysThanks Thank you to all our sponsors

#TorfaenSaysThanks Sponsor Spotlight @prosteeleng #Trustee
27Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Sponsor Spotlight @prosteeleng #Trustee

The Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2021 are happening on October 2nd, and it’s time now to reveal the finalists in each category. Trustee of the Year is sponsored by Prosteel Engineering. Pro Steel Engineering is a Pontypool-based steel specialist company operating across the UK and internationally. The company is renowned for safely delivering high-profile… Continue reading #TorfaenSaysThanks Sponsor Spotlight @prosteeleng #Trustee

#TorfaenSaysThanks Sponsor Spotlight @TorfaenLeisureT #SportsVolunteer
27Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Sponsor Spotlight @TorfaenLeisureT #SportsVolunteer

The Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2021 are happening on October 2nd, and it’s time now to reveal the finalists in each category. Sports Volunteer Award is sponsored by Torfaen Leisure Trust. We are proud to host a diverse range of activities within our venues which include health, fitness and many other sports. In addition… Continue reading #TorfaenSaysThanks Sponsor Spotlight @TorfaenLeisureT #SportsVolunteer

#TorfaenSaysThanks Finalist Announcement @uddrservices #YoungVolunteer

The Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2021 are happening on October 2nd, and it’s time now to reveal the finalists in each category. Young Volunteer Of The Year is sponsored by Uddr. This award is for someone under the age of 26 for their contribution and impact in Torfaen. It recognises the work of someone… Continue reading #TorfaenSaysThanks Finalist Announcement @uddrservices #YoungVolunteer

#TorfaenSaysThanks Finalist Announcement @BronAfon #HeartOfTheCommunity

The Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2021 are happening on October 2nd, and it’s time now to reveal the finalists in each category. The Heart of the Community Award is sponsored by Bron Afon Housing. This recognises a group of volunteers, for their contribution and impact in the community. And the finalists in the category… Continue reading #TorfaenSaysThanks Finalist Announcement @BronAfon #HeartOfTheCommunity

#TorfaenSaysThanks Finalist Announcement @TravisPerkinsCo #AdultVolunteer

The Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2021 are happening on October 2nd, and it’s time now to reveal the finalists in each category. Adult Volunteer Of The Year is sponsored by Travis Perkins. This award is for an individual over the age of 26 for their contribution and impact in Torfaen. The volunteer of the… Continue reading #TorfaenSaysThanks Finalist Announcement @TravisPerkinsCo #AdultVolunteer

#TorfaenSaysThanks Finalist Announcement Croesyceiliog & Llanyrafon Community Council #HealthVolunteer
23Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Finalist Announcement Croesyceiliog & Llanyrafon Community Council #HealthVolunteer

The Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2021 are happening on October 2nd, and it’s time now to reveal the finalists in each category. Health Volunteer of the Year is sponsored by Croesyceiliog & Llanyrafon Community Council. This acknowledges an individual or group of volunteers, for their contribution to health and wellbeing in Torfaen. And the… Continue reading #TorfaenSaysThanks Finalist Announcement Croesyceiliog & Llanyrafon Community Council #HealthVolunteer

#TorfaenSaysThanks Finalist Announcement @MelinHomes #EnvironmentalVolunteer
22Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Finalist Announcement @MelinHomes #EnvironmentalVolunteer

The Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2021 are happening on October 2nd, and it’s time now to reveal the finalists in each category. Environmental Volunteer of the Year is sponsored by Melin Homes. This celebrates an individual or group that has contributed to improving the environment. And the finalists in the category of Environmental Volunteer… Continue reading #TorfaenSaysThanks Finalist Announcement @MelinHomes #EnvironmentalVolunteer

#TorfaenSaysThanks Finalist Announcement @Mamhilad_Park #BusinessOfTheYear
21Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Finalist Announcement @Mamhilad_Park #BusinessOfTheYear

The Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2021 are happening on October 2nd, and it’s time now to reveal the finalists in each category. Business of the Year is sponsored by Mamhilad Park Estate. To recognise those businesses that go above and beyond And the finalists in the category of Business of the Year are. Team… Continue reading #TorfaenSaysThanks Finalist Announcement @Mamhilad_Park #BusinessOfTheYear

#TorfaenSaysThanks Finalist Announcement @CVP1987 #COVID19ResponseHero
20Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Finalist Announcement @CVP1987 #COVID19ResponseHero

The Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2021 are happening on October 2nd, and it’s time now to reveal the finalists in each category. COVID19 Response Hero Award is sponsored by Capital Valley Plastics & Recycling. This award is a testament to an individual volunteer for their outstanding service to the community during the COVID-19 pandemic.… Continue reading #TorfaenSaysThanks Finalist Announcement @CVP1987 #COVID19ResponseHero

#TorfaenSaysThanks Finalists Announcement @GwentPCC #PersonalJourney
19Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Finalists Announcement @GwentPCC #PersonalJourney

The Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2021 are happening on October 2nd, and it’s time now to reveal the finalists in each category. Personal Journey Award is sponsored by The Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner in Gwent. This award recognises an individual who has overcome barriers and developed themselves personally, through their volunteering… Continue reading #TorfaenSaysThanks Finalists Announcement @GwentPCC #PersonalJourney

#TorfaenSaysThanks Finalists Announcement @prosteeleng #Trustee
18Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Finalists Announcement @prosteeleng #Trustee

The Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2021 are happening on October 2nd, and it’s time now to reveal the finalists in each category. Trustee of the Year is sponsored by Prosteel Engineering. This award is all about the commitment, hard work and the dedication of a trustee or committee member. And the finalists in the… Continue reading #TorfaenSaysThanks Finalists Announcement @prosteeleng #Trustee

#TorfaenSaysThanks Finalists Announcement @TorfaenLeisureT #SportsVolunteer
17Sep

#TorfaenSaysThanks Finalists Announcement @TorfaenLeisureT #SportsVolunteer

The Torfaen Community & Volunteer Awards 2021 are happening on October 2nd, and it’s time now to reveal the finalists in each category. Sports Volunteer of the Year is sponsored by Torfaen Leisure Trust. This award aims to recognise an individual who has made a significant contribution within their respective sport, either on or off… Continue reading #TorfaenSaysThanks Finalists Announcement @TorfaenLeisureT #SportsVolunteer

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