The Mackenzie Volunteer Prize

The Mackenzie Volunteer Prize, a recognition program for volunteers throughout Sarnia and Lambton County, is now open for nominations

The MVP Event will be held on April 15, 2015 at Victoria Playhouse Petrolia. Tickets (at $15 each) are now on sale and can be purchased through online at or by contacting the VPP box office at (519) 882-1221 or toll free (800) 717-7694.

Anyone who is actively volunteering for any organization may be nominated. More than one nominee from an individual organization is highly encouraged.

Details on the Mackenzie Volunteer Prize (MVP) can be found here.

The MVP winner (selected by a committee of jurists) will have a cash prize of $2,000 donated to the organization for which they volunteer. The MVP winner is to be selected by a committee set up for that purpose.

Finalists in each of five categories will personally receive a $200 cash prize.

The Mackenzie Volunteer Prize is presented by Lambton Shield and sponsored by:

  • Bluewater Power
  • NOVA Chemicals
  • Blackburn Radio
  • Storyboard Solutions

Sponsorship opportunities are still available. Contact J.D. Booth, Publisher/Editor of Lambton Shield, at (519) 466-2811 for more details.