ACVO Award Winners

acvoawards2015The ACVO Awards for 2015/16 were presented on 29th March 2016 at The Doubletree Hilton Hotel with an attendance of 120 guests from across the Third, public and private sectors.  The winners were:

Active Citizen – Gladys Annand of Future Choices
Finalists were: Dave McLauchlin of Aberdeen Cyrenians, John Ingles of Gordon Highlanders Museum
Prizes in this category were generously gifted by The Marcliffe Hotel and Spa, Langstane Press*, Aberdeen Football Club, CFINE and Dolce Vita Flowers.

Emerging Social Enterprise (sponsored by Caber Coffee)  – Me Too Magazine
Finalist – The Wishing Tree

Established Social Enterprise (sponsored by Caber Coffee) – The Fine Peace Café at Sheddocksley Baptist Church
Finalists were: CFINE and Homestart

Friends of the Third Sector (sponsored by Recognition Express*) Amplus Energy Services
Finalists were: Chevron, Technip

Whole Oganisation: Home-start Aberdeen
Finalists were: Aberdeen Football Club Community Trust and  North East Sensory Services

Connecting and Collaborating: Transition Extreme
Finalists were Sport Aberdeen/Move More and Greenfingers at Aberdeen Foyer

Fundraising Impact: Robert Gordons University Main Event
Finalist: Kincorth and Leggart Community Council

Big Aberdeen (sponsored by The Royal Bank of Scotland*): Community Food Initiatives North East (CFINE)
Finalists: Aberdeen City Council Environmental Services and Home-Start Aberdeen

*These companies are ACVO Affiiates.