2023 Volunteer Recognition Awards

Volunteers: Vital to our Communities

Volunteers are the heartbeat of the community. Recognize an outstanding volunteer in your life by nominating them for one of our volunteer awards! Note: Nominations must be submitted by a recognized organization.

Nomination Deadline: Friday, February 17, 2023

Nominate Online


Volunteer in your Community


East Hants Virtual Volunteer Fair

Find opportunities to volunteer with organizations right here in East Hants!

View the Virtual Volunteer Fair

To get your organization included in the directory, email the Community Development Coordinator.


If you are looking for a local volunteer opportunity, or if you have a volunteer opportunity you want to promote VolunteerNS.ca is the place to go.

This is a new service from the Province to help volunteer groups find volunteers and volunteers find volunteer opportunities.

Volunteer NS website


Volunteer Fire Service

Our local fire departments are always recruiting new members. Contact your local fire department to pick up an application.

East Hants Fire Service website

2023 Volunteer Survey

We are looking for volunteers across East Hants to provide feedback and suggestions on how we can continue to support you and the community organizations you serve.
Take the Survey

We want to help volunteer groups in East Hants grow to their fullest potential.

Contact our Community Development Coordinator if you need help with:

  • Finding volunteers
  • Promoting volunteer opportunities
  • Retaining volunteers

The complete list of Community Development services can be found on the Community Development page.