Gate City Light Award

Each year, in honor of National Volunteer Week, the Mayor’s Volunteer Recognition Committee bestows the Gate City Light award. This award recognizes an agency and its volunteers for giving their time in the spirit of community and caring, and for making significant contributions to the people of Nashua.

Gate City Light Award 2023 Nomination Form:
Please submit nominations by March 29

For the latest award updates, news, and events, visit the Mayor's Volunteer Recognition Facebook Page.

2021 United Way of Greater Nashua
2020 YMCA of Greater Nashua
2019 End 68 Hours of Hunger
2018 Nashua Soup Kitchen
2017 Nashua PAL
2016 Habitat for Humanity
2015 Special Olympics
2014 Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA)
2013 Humane Society for Greater Nashua
2012 Day Away Programs
2011 Home Health and Hospice Care
2010 Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Nashua
2009 New Hampshire Gateway Chapter of the American Red Cross
2008 St. Joseph Community Services
2007 Nashua Pastoral Care
2007 AARP Tax Aide
Health Insurance Counseling Education and Assistance Services
2006 MooreMart