Making a Difference Awards

Making a Difference Awards 2017 – Nominations close today!

Who do you think has made a difference?

We are looking for nominations from and for MHA tenants and other residents who live in Monmouthshire. This is a chance to thank that person who is making a real difference in your community. If the nomination is shortlisted, the nominee will be invited to a glitzy awards evening in November where the winner will be announced.


The Categories include -

  • Neighbour from Heaven
  • Community Champion
  • Inspirational Young Person
  • Outstanding achievement in self-development.
  • Most Inspirational Journey
  • Best group, project or initiative
  • Outstanding contribution to MHA     
  • Volunteer of the Year


There are a few ways to make a nomination.

Click here to download a nomination form ( Nomination Form ) or call the engagement team on 01495 767 179 to either request a form by post or to make a nomination over the phone.

Alternatively you can send the information from the nomination form in an email to

Nominations close at 5pm on Friday 8th September 2017. If you wish to make a nomination but will struggle to meet this deadline, please call the team.

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2016 Awards

The awards continue to grow, and in 2016 we had over 40 nominations for the 8 award categories. This saw over 130 people attend the awards evening! The awards ceremony is arranged by a project group made of staff and tenants. If you would like to be part of this group, please contact the Engagement Team.

The 2016 categories were:

  • Volunteer of the Year
  • Bright Young Star
  • Adult Learner of the Year
  • Neighbour from Heaven
  • Bright Young Star
  • Community Champion
  • Best New Project or Group
  • Outstanding Achievement in Tenant Participation

Congratulations to all previous winners. If you would like to find out more about those who were nominated in 2016, click on our Making a Difference Booklet or if you would like to see the pictures they are on our Facebook Page.

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