|Do something extraordinary today, make someone you know a Local Hero. |
Stray FM thrives on supporting our local community and we are proud to be at the very heart of it with our very own Local Hero Awards.
We have been rewarding some of the area’s most deserving people for over 7 years now and we are about to search for this year’s Local Heroes - we would love you to help us find them.
Do you know someone who is so inspiring, they deserve to be recognised with a Stray FM Local Hero Award? This could be an individual or an organisation/team of people who have gone above and beyond to achieve something extraordinary.
If you’ve someone in mind, make sure they get the credit and recognition they deserve by nominating them. From each of the Award Categories listed below, finalists will be invited to attend our glittering awards ceremony at the Cedar Court Hotel, Harrogate on Friday 10th May 2013 where winners from each category will be presented with their award.
Do you know someone who deserves to be recognised for their commitment to their job, sport, family, neighbours or community? someone who has gone the extra mile, coped with adversity or just simply achieved something worthy of recognition?
|Child of Courage Award - Sponsored by The Academy |
|This applies to children under the age of 16 who have faced up to something with courage. This could be a family situation, ill health, an achievement in school or any challenge bravely overcome in the face of adversity. Courage can be defined in so many ways, all entries welcome. Nominate now>>> |
|Bravery Award - Sponsored by Kettlewell Fuels Ltd |
|In times of adversity people do the most amazing things. This could be a person who has shown outstanding bravery whether it be for others in times of need or for themselves through illness. Nominate now>>> |
|Teacher of the Year Award - Sponsored by Cairn Hotel |
This award is for all types of teacher i.e. School, College/University, Sports teacher or/coach, Music, Dance, other). Who has taught you well and inspired youe to do better in whatever capacity. Nominate now>>>
|Parent or Guardian Award - Sponsored by Harrogate Theatres |
|Parenting is a rewarding but tough job. Being a good one, even tougher! This award is for any Mum, Dad, guardian or parent figure, someone special in your life who you would like to show your appreciation for when words are simply not enough. Nominate now>>>|
|Sporting Achievement Award - Sponsored by Harrogate Borough Council |
|This could be an individual sports person or a sporting team who have achieved something in relation to any type of sport. This can also include coaches, managers as well as the players themselves and is applicable at every level from children to adults, sports clubs to schools. No age restrictions. Nominate now>>> |
|Charity Fundraiser of the year Award - Sponsored by Sainsbury's Harrogate |
|This could be an individual person or a team of people, a charity itself or a workplace who has raised money for any charity. It doesn't matter how much has been raised or how it has been made, we want to hear about it, nominate now. No age restriction. Nominate now>>> |
|The Armed Forces Award - Sponsored by CNG |
|This could be an individual or team of people who have gone above and beyond their role in the Armed Forces be it on land, sea or air. It could also apply to someone related to the Armed Forces in some way or someone who has supported the Armed Forces in any way. Nominate now>>> |
|The Emergency Services Award - Sponsored by HACS |
|This could be someone working within the emergency services that may have achieved something beyond the call of duty. It could also be an individual who doesn't work for the emergency services but has found themselves involved in an emergency situation where they have had to deal with it. Nominate now>>> |
|Green School Award - Sponsored by Transdev Harrogate & District |
|We know that our future generations are being taught at school to consider the environment, but which school is doing the most to encourage us to work towards a more eco-friendly lifestyle? Nominate your school and fly the flag for all the hard work you are doing. Nominate now>>> |
|Best Charitable Company - Sponsored by M Procter Opticians |
|This award is for the Company who has done the most to help one or more charities. It doesn't matter whether it was a single mega event or a sustained effort. If you and your colleagues have made a big difference to other people's lives through innovative fundraising, a great team effort and raising lots of money, we would like to hear from you. Nominate now>>> |