Know someone who makes you feel proud? Now is the time to nominate them for a Pride in Milton Keynes award.
Last year Georgia Dunn, of the MK Netters earned the People’s Choice award for her tireless work in coaching a number of netball teams in the city.
But we’re sure there are numerous people who, like Georgia, deserve recognition and now’s your chance to do something about it.
This week we launch the Pride in Milton Keynes Awards 2013 with the search officially now on for the nominations – and we would like to attract the best response ever this year.
That’s because we know just how many people do amazing things away from the public spotlight.
This year readers can vote for their Pride in MK winners in 10 categories.
l Young Achiever of the year – sponsored by Marshall MK;
l Making MK Safer;
l Friendly Neighbour;
l Service with a Smile;
l Fundraiser of the Year;
l Excellence in Education – sponsored by University Campus Milton Keynes;
l Outstanding example of bravery – sponsored by Milton Keynes Christian Foundation;
l Care in the Community – sponsored by Ikea;
l Unsung Hero or Heroine ;
l The People’s Choice Award.
The closing date for nominations is September 6 and you can vote by visiting www2.miltonkeynestoday.co.uk/pride2013 where application forms can be downloaded.
You can also submit nominations via post to Milton Keynes Citizen, Napier House, 2 Auckland Park, Bond Avenue, Bletchley, MK1 1BU, or by email at email@example.com.
Voters can also submit nominations to Pride in Milton Keynes, Premier Events Team, c/o Northants Newspapers, Newspaper House, Ise Park, Rothwell Road, Kettering, Northants, NN16 8GA.
The awards evening will be held at the Hilton Hotel in Kents Hill Park on October 4.
Tickets are £25 for adults and £15 for under 12s.
For more information, to sponsor one of the awards or to order tickets call 01536 356900.