Volunteers are Building a Better Community

It may be a Habitat for Humanity house that needs building, workers at Special Olympics sporting events, PACH, Prairie Lakes Healthcare System and Hospice or many, many other agencies in the community needing help, there you will find a volunteer.

Help us celebrate extraordinary deeds performed by ordinary people by nominating someone you know for this honor and recognition.

The Watertown Area Community Foundation is proud to sponsor the annual Celebrate! Award. This award will honor an outstanding community service adult volunteer and youth volunteer, nominated by you and chosen by a committee of Watertown community leaders.  

The Watertown Area Community Foundation invests in the vitality of Watertown by supporting community priorities, responding to human service needs and enhancing recreation, education, arts and culture.

Grant award subject to verification of designated charity’s nonprofit status and approval by the Watertown Area Community Foundation Board.

Download the Celebrate! Award nomination form

Eligibility and Criteria

Nominees must reside in the Watertown area and must have a demonstrated track record of community service in Watertown.  In-kind or compensated service is not eligible. Elected officials and paid staff of community service agencies and organizations are not eligible. One nominee per submission, one submission per person.