Social Inclusion Category nominees.
The Down Syndrome Ireland " Laois Branch” has won the Social Inclusion Award at the Laois Community and Voluntary Awards 2019.
The runner up is Vicarstown Youth Group.
The following is the full list of nominees in the Social Inclusion section who also received Certificates of Achievement for their contribution to their communities.
Borris In Ossory Community Alert
Down Syndrome Ireland " Laois Branch"
Laois African Support Group
Laois Integration Network (LIN)
Laois Syrian Group
Vicarstown Youth Club
Voice of Migrants Ireland (VOMI)
One Voice With God
The award was presented with the award at a gala reception in the Midlands Park Hotel on Friday, October 17.
This is the 10th year of the awards which were hosted by Laois County Council in association with Laois Public Participation Network and sponsored by People First Credit Union.
The Leinster Express is honoured to be the media partner.