Queens Award for Voluntary Service celebrates the work of a fantastic,
diverse range of volunteer groups whose work has enhanced and supported
local communities over a number of years. It is the highest award given
to organizations delivering exceptional service within their communities
and it is the equivalent of the MBE for volunteers.
are over 160,000 registered charities in the UK. This year, 2020, there
have been 230 awards granted. The Island Group of the MS Society are
rightly very proud to be one of the recipients.
Coordinator, Paul Brading said:
am absolutely delighted that all the great work everyone in the Group
does has been recognised with this amazing award. I want to thank all
the Volunteers, our Shop Manager, and my fellow committee members for
their commitment to help make a difference to the many Islanders who
are affected by MS, and their wider family group.