Held annually since 2004, the Lord Mayor's Community and Voluntary Awards recognise voluntary and community groups across Cork for their invaluable contribution to life in the city. The Lord Mayor's Community and Voluntary Awards are presented to one overall winner and to five category winners.
The Categories are: Arts, Culture and Recreation, Health & Well Being, Community Development, Social Services & Environment, Advocacy/Information/Guidance
Arts Culture & Recreation: Coal Quay Shawlies
Health & Well Being: Shine a Light Suicide and Mental Health Awareness Group
Community Development: Blarney Street & Surrounding Areas Community Association Ltd.
Social Services & Environment: Masquerade Ball Rainbow Club for Autism
Advocacy/Information/Guidance: Cork Deaf Folks Group
Entrance of the Lord Mayor & Dignitaries
CE Cork City Council, Ann Doherty, with signer Ray Greene
Coal Quay Shawlies
Shine a Light Suicide and Mental Health Awareness Group
Blarney Street & Surrounding Areas Community Association Ltd.
Masquerade Ball Rainbow Club for Autism
Cork Deaf Folks Group
Photography by Provision
Signing by Ray Greene