The Calderdale Community Spirit Awards highlight local excellence within the charitable sector, recognising and celebrating charities’ recent achievements and best practice, thus raising the profile of charity and voluntary activity in Calderdale.

There are 13 award categories, details of which you can find on the home page at

The deadline for applications is Friday 4th August 2017. Please try and answer all the questions as accurately as possible and keep to the word count provided. All forms of charitable organisations can apply along with organisations without a charity number that are ‘not for profit’ and provide a community benefit. Organisations can nominate themselves and/or be nominated.

NB: The judging panel will meet w/c 14th August – and their decision is final. Details of the judges can be found at

The Awards Ceremony will take place on Thursday 28th September at The Venue, Bowers Mill Halifax presented by BBC Radio 5 Live’s Anna Foster.

Thank you for your interest in the Calderdale Community Spirit Awards, unfortunately nominations are now closed.