“Volunteers do not necessarily have the time; they just have the heart.” ~Elizabeth Andrew”

At the 2024 UCSR AGM and Volunteer lunch, the 1st annual District Volunteer Hour Draw was conducted. The District Volunteer Hours Draw was open to any Club or District member or volunteer who volunteered with a UCSR Club or the District during the past season. To be eligible, a person must be:

  • A volunteer or member in good standing of a Club or District.
  • Volunteered for the Club or District during the previous fiscal year (i.e. 1 April 2023 to 31 March 2024).
  • Had their hours validated by their President, VIA Coord or another member of their Executive Committee.

The draw will include donated or purchased gifts and the quantity and value of gifts will vary from year to year. For every 10 volunteer hours, the eligible person will receive one (1) entry in the draw. There is no minimum or maximum number of entries per person.

Volunteer hours, may include, but is not limited to volunteer:

  • trails (brushing, signing, staking, landowner, equipment work, etc).
  • grooming (mechanic, operators, ground support, etc).
  • office (clerical, accounting, administration, etc).
  • Web/Social media (design, social media, website, IT specialist).
  • Fundraising (events, marketing, event planning, etc).
  • Clubhouse (kitchen, cooking, maintenance, etc).
  • Trail patrol.
  • Board and committee time.
  • Other volunteer time.

This year’s winners are:


A few of the winners