QR National announces monthly Volunteer Program recipients

QR National has unveiled the recipients of its inaugural round of volunteer awards run in partnership with the HSG.

QR National has unveiled the recipients of its inaugural round of volunteer awards run in partnership with the Hunter Sports Group.

With the successful launch of the QR National Volunteer program in March and the stream of entries that followed, the recipients of the April Volunteer awards have now been announced.

As part of QR National-s Major Partnership with the Newcastle Knights and Newcastle Jets, the program acknowledges the valuable contribution that volunteers make to junior rugby league and football clubs within the Newcastle and Hunter Valley region.

The winners of the April Awards are:

Junior Rugby League

Jackie Brown - Thornton Beresfield Junior Rugby League Football Club Vanessa Pleash - Dudley Magpies Junior Rugby League Football Club

Junior Football

Ross Buxton - Shortland United Junior Football Club Heath Stewart - Newcastle Football Association

The QR National Volunteer Program rewards every nominee, so every club is encouraged to nominate their Volunteers. Two winners from each code will be selected every month with the closing date for nominations being 30 July 2012. So if you-re involved with a junior rugby league or football club visit www.newcastleknights.com.au or www.newcastlejets.com.au for more information.

The recipients for the May Volunteer of the Month award will be selected in mid June with the winners being posted on the Knights and Jets websites.

For further information please contact Rob Vanderveer at the Hunter Sports Group rvanderveer@huntersportsgroup.com