Open Call for 2014 VLSC Volunteer Awards Nominations

General Guidelines for 2014 VLSC Volunteer Awards Nominations


  • Volunteer of the Year
  • Mentor of the Year


All completed nomination forms and supporting materials must be received by Friday, February 28, 2014, 5 PM.  Emailed and faxed submissions will be accepted.

The completed nomination form and all supporting materials should be sent to:

Elizabeth Hom
Alameda County Bar Association Volunteer Legal Services Corporation
1000 Broadway, Suite 480
Oakland, CA 94607
Phone: (510) 302-2216
Fax: (510) 452-2224


Award criteria may be found on pages two and three of this document.

Nominations: Nomination form 

·        A resume or biography of the nominee is encouraged.

·        At least one (1) but no more than five (5) letters in support of the nomination.

·        A maximum of 5 pages will be accepted for supporting materials.

·        Responses must be provided for all questions on the nomination form. 

Selection Process:

VLSC’s Administrative Committee and VLSC staff will review the nominations and submit recommendations to VLSC’s Board of Directors for final approval. 

Awards Presentation:

The awards will be presented at the VLSC’s annual volunteer recognition event, Justice for All: Celebrating Pro Bono in May 2014.