The Guardian is inviting entries to its Public Services Awards 2011, which includes one award for Citizenship and Volunteering. This is open to teams in the private and public sectors, as well as in the public services, and is designed to recognise volunteering and other initiatives that contribute to the community.The award aims to recognise teams in the private sector, as well as those engaged in public services, who have contributed to the enhancement of civil society through their outstanding dedication and willingness to share their time and skills through volunteering.The award is designed to seeks to recognise schemes that promote good citizenship by employees, whether by volunteering, serving as councillors, school governors or magistrates, or perhaps by helping and representing disadvantaged groups.Entrants must be able to give evidence of a clear policy that has been taken up by a number of staff.The deadline for entries is 15 July 2011.www.guardian.co.uk/publicservicesawards Howard Lake | 6 June 2011 | News Tagged with: Awards corporate Volunteering 15 total views, 1 views today AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis AddThis Sharing ButtonsShare to TwitterTwitterShare to FacebookFacebookShare to LinkedInLinkedInShare to EmailEmailShare to WhatsAppWhatsAppShare to MessengerMessengerShare to MoreAddThis Entries open for 2011 Guardian citizenship and volunteering award About Howard Lake Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world’s first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp and co-founder of GoodJobs.org.uk. Researching massive growth in giving.