This announcement was translated from Hebrew to English by Guy Bardan – Thank you!
It's awarded to elderly or youth volunteers and voluntary groups who showed a special and extraordinary contribution to the benefit of the country and its society.
The award expresses the president's ambition to cherish values of social involvement, caring for the sake of others, mutual responsibility and the love of man and the homeland amongst Israel's residents.
"The President's Award for the Volunteer" is an award granted to elected volunteers. The candidacy submission has begun.
You may submit your candidacy until the 8th of March, 2009.
For details on how to submit recommendations please contact the National Council of Volunteerism in Israel: Phone: 03-5608888, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org