Kildare Garda Youth Awards 2020

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Published on October 29, 2019 with

The Kildare Garda Youth Awards will take place on 24th January 2020. You can now nominate a player or a member for this award.  This will be the fourth year the awards has been held in the county.  Further information can be found on www.garda.ie or by contacting 045 884364.

Friday 24th of January 2020 at 7.30pm in the La Touche restaurant at Punchestown Racecourse. 

This event, kindly sponsored by Newbridge Silverware, will celebrate the achievements of young people in County Kildare.  The event will be hosted by Mr. Keith Walsh, RTÉ 2fm, and awards will be presented in ten separate categories.

Categories are:

1.   One overall winner of the Kildare Garda Youth Awards.

2.   District award winners (2 from each Garda District of Kildare, Naas and Leixlip).

3.   Voluntary Group Achievement Award (open to 2 or more young people whose combined efforts have contributed positively to their communities).

4.   Special Achievement Award (open to any young person who has defied the odds, or overcome difficult circumstances and whose commitment deserves recognition).

5.   Community Safety Award. An award focused on a crime prevention or safety initiative / innovation that has made their community a safer place to live in.

Categories are open to young people between 13 and 21 years of age on 31.08.2019 and who are permanently residing in Co. Kildare Garda Division.

Forms can be returned by post or by personal delivery by Friday December 13th 2019 to :

1.   Garda David Prendergast, Juvenile Liaison Officer, Naas Garda Station (045) 884364.

2.   Garda Audrey Sheridan, Juvenile Liaison Officer, Leixlip Garda Station (01) 6667848.

3.   Garda Michael Donlon, Juvenile Liaison Officer, Newbridge Garda Station (045) 440187.

4.   Garda Kevin Fahy. Juvenile Liaison Officer, Baltinglass Garda Station (059) 6482610.

Or contact (045) 440187 or michael.d.donlon@garda .ie