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Meet our Volunteers of the Year 2019

02 May 2019

Creating Gareth Malone-style choir for people with brain injuries, leading volunteers through malaria and violent political protests and tireless campaigning with a “great, big smile” – our people have made us proud

The University of Manchester

Our Volunteer of the Year Awards took place in the Whitworth Hall on Thursday, 2 May and staff, students and alumni came together to recognise extraordinary volunteering contributions across a diverse range of projects.

Professor Dame Nancy Rothwell, President and Vice Chancellor, gave out the Awards. The overall winners in each category also received the University Medal for Social Responsibility, part of the suite of established President's Distinguished Achievement Awards.

Here you can watch our winners’ inspiring stories: