Environment Category nominees.
The Mountrath Scout Group has won the Children and Youth Award at the Laois Community and Voluntary Awards 2019.
The runner up is the Portlaoise Ladies Gaelic Football Association.
The following is the full list of nominees in the Children and Youth Award section who also received Certificates of Achievement for their contribution to their communities.
1st Laois Portlaoise Scout Group
Mountrath Scout Group
Portlaoise Ladies Gaelic Football Association
Portlaoise Panthers Basketball Club
Ratheniska Foroige Club
The Thomas Hayes Trust CLG / Teac Tom
Vicarstown Youth Club
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.