The Commission seeks to build and cultivate capacity in the volunteer and service community by recognizing volunteer leaders and inspiring statewide volunteerism through collaboration. Outstanding volunteers are recognized annually through the Lt. Governors Volunteer Awards events. Utah non-profits also have an opportunity to recognize dedicated volunteers through the UServeUtah Volunteer Recognition Certificate program.
The On-Going Volunteer Recognition Certificate Program:
The Lt. Governor’s Volunteer Recognition Certificate program is an opportunity for nonprofit, faith-based, corporate and government agencies to recognize the on-going volunteer efforts their own agencies with a certificate signed by the Lieutenant Governor.
The Annual State Volunteer Recognition Awards:
The State Volunteer Awards are presented in a variety of categories each year. Awards are presented at the Lt. Governor’s Recognition and Awards Banquet, held in conjunction with the regional or statewide conference.
The President’s Volunteer Service Award:
The President’s Volunteer Service Award is the premier volunteer awards program, encouraging United States citizens or lawfully admitted permanent residents of the United States through presidential recognition to live a life of service. Please use Service Key VFT – 30534 to have your hours certified through the Utah Commission on Service and Volunteerism.