National Volunteer Week 2022

The week of April 24-30, 2022, has been proclaimed National Volunteer Week in the Municipality of the County of Cumberland.

MayorScott VolunteerProclamation ccexpressMayor Scott, Mayor of the Municipality of the County of Cumberland, proclaimed April 24-30, 2022, as National Volunteer Week, and urges his fellow citizens to recognize the crucial role played by volunteers in our community.

Volunteers in the Municipality of the County of Cumberland have stepped up during the COVID-19 pandemic to support families, friends, neighbours, and strangers, people standing up to systemic racism, and people sharing insights on how to create a more just and equitable society. Volunteers here mentor our children, support those feeling isolated, beautify our green spaces, and fundraise for our charitable organizations. The collective result of the work done by our municipality’s volunteers is that our communities are a more caring and desirable place to live.

The 2022 Municipality of Cumberland Volunteer Recognition Celebration is planned for Wednesday, April 27 for nominated individuals and their guests.