Nominate your local hero – Jo

Jo Swinson MP for East Dunbartonshire is encouraging local residents to nominate people in the community for a Finding Scotland’s Real Heroes award

RBS, Scottish TV and The Scottish Sun have teamed up to celebrate and reward local heroes from communities all across Scotland. An awards event will take place on 7th November to celebrate the contribution the winners make to Scotland and their local communities.

Representatives from RBS will be working with community representatives and celebrities including Carol Smilie , Fran Healy, Chris Patterson, Kay Adams, Duncan Bannatyne and many more to find local heroes from all over Scotland.

The categories are:

  • RBS Community Project of the Year
  • Environmental Project of the Year
  • The Scottish Sun – Community Champion of the Year
  • Young Community Champion of the Year
  • Carer of the Year
  • Young Carer of the Year
  • Community Entrepreneur of the Year
  • Young Community Entrepreneur of the Year
  • Scotland’s Real Heroes Courage Award
  • Sporting Volunteer of the Year

Commenting Jo said:

“This is a great opportunity for deserving people in East Dunbartonshire to be recognised for all the amazing work that they do.  If you know someone who you think is an unsung hero you can nominate them” 

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