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The 2020 Strobel Volunteer Awards were held virtually due to COVID-19 safety precautions. Hands On Nashville released the following videos between Sept. 14-16, 2020. Congratulations to the recipients!



A special message from Hands On Nashville and the Strobel family

Learn more about Mary Catherine Strobel here.




Award recipient announcements

As award category recipients are announced, we'll update this space with their names!


AWARD RECIPIENT for Capacity-Building Volunteer: Sherri Mitchell-Snider



AWARD RECIPIENT for Corporate Volunteerism: Creative Artists Agency



AWARD RECIPIENT for Civic Volunteer Group: Chicktime



AWARD RECIPIENT for Direct Service (Ages 5-20): Emily Phan


AWARD RECIPIENT for Direct Service (Ages 21-49): Adam Crookston


AWARD RECIPIENT for Direct Service (Ages 50+): Claudia Prange




Congratulations to this year's finalists! 

Nashville is full of incredible helpers and we are honored to help tell their stories. Middle Tennesseans nominated more than 160 volunteers for the 2020 Strobel Volunteer Awards. The finalists in each category are listed below, and you can read profiles of them here. View a list of all nominees here

Capacity-Building Volunteer:  Paige Atchley  •  Sherri Mitchell-Snider  •  Susanne Post 

Civic Volunteer Group:  Chicktime  •  Friends Life Community  •  Tennessee Volunteer ChalleNGe Academy

Corporate Volunteerism: Creative Artists Agency Nashville  •  Comcast of Nashville  •  The Surgical Clinic

Direct Service Ages 5-20: Emily Phan  •  Elizabeth Graham Pistole 

Direct Service Ages 21-49: Adam Crookston  •  Catharine Hollifield  •  Aidan Pace •  La Rhonda Potts

Direct Service Ages 50+:  Ellen Wolfe and Copland  •  James Doran  •  Martha Johnson  •  Claudia Prange

Learn more about the finalists



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