Amazing Ashton Awards 2019 Now Open
Do you know an individual, group of people, charity or organisation who deserves recognition for the great things they do in the Ashton community? We want to hear from you!
Shopping Centre is proud to present the Amazing Ashton Awards, which
encourages people within the community and businesses alike to celebrate the
town’s heroes by identifying the efforts of local people and the great work they
do - as well as raising money in support of the Believe and Achieve Trust.
Amazing Ashton Award Categories
Spirit of Youth Award
For young people aged 18 and under, to be awarded
for showing the best positive example to peers, their school or town general.
This could be through helping others, overcoming an adversity or facing up with
courage to life’s hardships and challenges.
2. Charity Fundraiser of the Year
This group or organisation need not necessarily have raised the most cash
but will be judged on innovative fundraising methods and the personal effort
involved in raising awareness and funds for their charity.
3. Employee of the Year
A business is only as good as its
employees and this award will look at individuals who go above and beyond their
line of duty, demonstrate excellent customer service, wears a ‘can do’ attitude
with pride and is an all round awesome team player.
4. Market Trader of the Year
This could be an individual or team of people, who
go above and beyond with their customer service in the Ashton Market, they
could be a new trader who has had an incredible start or a trader who has been
present for decades but consistently deliver high quality to the local
5. The Community Local Hero Award
This award is for someone who strives to make their community a better
place. Putting everyone before themselves.
A true shining beacon in the area who could be an individual person who
works or volunteers and goes that extra mile to help a group or someone in the
6. Shaping the Future Awards
This award is for a local organization or individual who goes above and
beyond to help the youth in the community, this could be someone from a
community/sport club or a local teacher. They will show incredible dedication
and commitment in supporting a local individual/group.
7. Local Business Award
This award is a true celebration of the wonderful cross section of
businesses we have in Ashton and celebrates the individual/group who work
tirelessly to bring a high-quality service/product to our community.
8. Carer of the Year
This award will go to an exceptional person, whether they are a member of
staff, a relative, resident or a volunteer who has gone above and beyond and
made a real difference to someone they care for. It could be a charitable
achievement or making life better for residents and relatives.
judging panel, which is yet to be revealed, will have the impossible task of
choosing the winners and these will be announced at a glamorous gala event in
Click here to nominate.
Entries will close on Sept 2.
You can nominate the same person for
more than one award, but please fill out a separate form for each category. You
can nominate yourself. Finalists will be notified in October 2019 and the
winners will be announced at a glamourous awards evening, on Thursday 21st November.