Volunteer Awards 2018

The Suffolk Libraries Volunteer Awards 2018 were held at the sixth Suffolk Libraries AGM. The winning volunteers were nominated for regularly going above and beyond the call of duty and for being hugely valuable to Suffolk Libraries. They were:

  • Young Volunteer – Erin Keeble (Rosehill Library)
  • Summer Reading Challenge Volunteer – Tracy Dix (Leiston Library)
  • Home Library Service Volunteer – Mary Joels (Rosehill)
  • Library Volunteer – Marie-Anne MacKenzie (Highpoint North Prison Library)
  • Friends Group Volunteer – Colin Mayes (Gainsborough Community Library)
  • Special Award – Sylvia Knights (Bungay Library)

From these winners a ‘Volunteer of the Year’ prize was also awarded to Mary Joels.

Marie-Anne MacKenzie (Highpoint North Prison Library) receives her Library Volunteer award from Suffolk Libraries Board vice chair Sylvia Knights

Marie-Anne MacKenzie (Highpoint North Prison Library) receives her Library Volunteer award from Suffolk Libraries Board vice chair Sylvia Knights

Tracy Dix (Leiston Library) receives her Summer Reading Challenge Volunteer award from Suffolk Libraries Board vice chair Sylvia Knights

Tracy Dix (Leiston Library) receives her Summer Reading Challenge Volunteer award from Suffolk Libraries Board vice chair Sylvia Knights

Colin Mayes (Gainsborough Community Library) receives his Friends Group Volunteer award from Suffolk Libraries Board vice chair Sylvia Knights

Colin Mayes (Gainsborough Community Library) receives his Friends Group Volunteer award from Suffolk Libraries Board vice chair Sylvia Knights

Sylvia Knights (Bungay Library) receives her Special Volunteer Award from Suffolk Libraries Board chair Tony Brown

Sylvia Knights (Bungay Library) receives her Special Volunteer Award from Suffolk Libraries Board chair Tony Brown