Regional housing provider, Trent & Dove is excited to announce the actor, comedian and impressionist, Jon Culshaw will host its 18th Impact on the Community Awards. The event will be its third held in partnership with Burton Albion Community Trust.
Nominations for the prestigious awards open today with individuals and organisations from across East Staffordshire and South Derbyshire invited to enter ahead of the closing date on Friday 8 December 2023.
The awards, which shine a spotlight on the people and projects that are “Transforming Homes, Lives and Communities” attracted more than 50 entries last year.
The event will once again be held at the Pirelli Stadium in Burton on Trent on Thursday 18 April. Attendees will be entertained by celebrity host, Jon Culshaw who is regarded by many as the most versatile impressionist in the UK with a catalogue of over 350 characters and numerous tv and radio credits.
Ursula Bennion, Chief Executive at Trent & Dove, said: “I’m really excited for our 2024 awards. Enabling people and communities to thrive and enjoy life is at the heart of Trent & Dove’s mission, and we host this annual event to recognise and celebrate those working tirelessly and selflessly to help others.
“There are plenty of categories for projects to shine again, so make sure you get your entries in early!”
Will Evans, Head of Community at Burton Albion Community Trust, added: “We’re delighted to once again partner with Trent & Dove in running their longstanding Impact on the Community Awards. It’s always incredibly compelling and inspirational to hear the stories of people and organisations who are doing amazing things to make our communities better places for everyone.”
There are nine award categories covering overall community impact through to projects for young and older people, environmental, fundraising and volunteering initiatives. To find out more and submit a nomination visit: Impact on the Community Awards 2024 | Website (trentanddove.org)