The East Tennessee Volunteer Recognition Awards, presented by Home Federal Bank, honors volunteers in the Upper East Tennessee Counties who give their time and talent to improve our region. The Awards also recognizes community organizations, corporations and Volunteer Managers for their dedication to volunteer service in our region. The Awards will be held on Sunday, April 23rd at Cherokee Country Club. 

Volunteer East Tennessee is currently accepting nominations for the following awards categories:

Youth Volunteer of the Year

Adult Volunteer of the Year

Volunteer Manager of the Year

Community Organization of the Year

Corporation of the Year

Please click on the above category link to complete the award nomination form. Tell us why your favorite individual or organization deserves to be honored. Honorees will receive an invitation and complementary ticket to the Awards ceremony during National Volunteer Week in April. 

Please note: All nominations must be received by March 31, 2017. Questions? Please contact