Volunteer Awards 2013

On Saturday 12th October 2013, St Albans Community Association and Better Understanding of Dementia Sandwell (BUDS) held a joint volunteer awards at Brandhall Labour Club in Oldbury. The Mayor Mrs Linda Horton gave an introduction and speech about the 2 Organisations and presented BUDS volunteer awards and Pete Ryan awarded the Pat Ryan Volunteer award…

Pat Ryan Volunteer of the Year Award 2012

Following the sad loss of Pat Ryan who had dedicated so much time and worked relentlessly to support St Albans, Tonia wanted to do something so we could celebrate her life each year. St Albans have implemented the Pat Ryan Volunteer of the Year Award. Staff were asked to nominate the volunteer they felt contributed…

Pat Ryan wins Smethwick Community Award

St Albans nominated Pat Ryan for a Smethwick Community Award for Volunteers that began this year by Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council, Community Development team. Pat gave 28 years of her life to St Albans and only stopped her commitment when she become terminally ill. Pat was one of the main instigators of the transition of…