Nominations open for 2021 Volunteer Awards

Nominations are open through April 30 for Alaska’s 2021 First Lady’s Volunteer Awards, a tradition that began with First Lady Bella Hammond in 1975.

The awards honor exceptional volunteers who have made extraordinary contributions through volunteerism in the state.

Nominations may be submitted at gov.alaska.gov/home/first-lady-volunteer-awards or by using hard copies of the application available at the governor’s offices in Anchorage, Juneau, Fairbanks and Palmer.

Details on 2021 awards ceremony will be announced at a later date pending advice from public health officials.