Volunteer Center Looking for Golden Heart Award Nominees

The Volunteer Center of Door County is accepting nominations for the 17th annual Golden Heart Awards. This feel-good event honors remarkable volunteers throughout Door County.

“This year’s theme of ‘Volunteers – Our Brightest Stars’ truly epitomizes the incredible work of volunteers and the many nonprofit organizations that make such a positive impact in our communities,” said Kay Smith, executive director of the center.

Nominations can be made in these categories: Adult Volunteer of the Year, Environmental Stewardship Volunteer(s), Group Golden Heart Volunteers, Youth Golden Heart Scholarship and the Karl May Lifetime of Service Volunteer. Nomination forms are available at

The Golden Heart Award Celebration is open to the public and will be held at Stone Harbor Resort in Sturgeon Bay on April 11 at 5 pm.