Appreciation Pin Nomination Form
The Appreciation Pin is a GSUSA National Award for those volunteers whose service has been outstanding, over and above the expectations of the position held, and has had a significant impact on at least one geographic area of the Council. This award is approved by the Adult Recognition Committee, CEO and Board of Directors and is presented at GSOC's annual recognition event.
This award has a nomination and one endorsement. The nominator and endorser must be different people.
The deadline for nominations for this award is February 4th at 6:08 p.m.
Review the criteria by clicking on the link below prior to completing this nomination and endorsement.
Nominee's Volunteer Position:
Nominee's Email address:
Confirm Email address:
Nominee's Service Unit:
102 Fullerton/La Habra
103 La Cypress Park
105 Los Alamitos/Rossmoor
202 Yorba Linda West
203 Yorba Linda East
204 Orange Villa
205 Anaheim Hills
206 Santiago Creek
301 Seal Beach
302 West Garden
303 Huntington Harbor
304 Ocean View
305 HB Pierside
306 Surf City
401 Garden Valley
403 Tustin East
404 Newport Mesa
405 Newport Harbor
501 South Irvine
502 Heart of Irvine
503 North Irvine
504 Laguna Beach
505 Aliso Viejo
506 Niguel Coast
507 San Clemente
602 Lake Forest
603 Rancho Portola
604 Mission Viejo
605 Rancho Trabuco
606 Oso Valley
607 Ladera Valley
If the nominee is awarded, GSOC would like to share the good news with the awardee’s employer. If known:
Employer Contact Name
Employer Contact Position:
Employer's Email address:
Check all awards the nominee has previously received. GSOC will refer to current recognition records to confirm previous awards.
Volunteer of Excellence
No other awards
(Please select as many as apply)
Please ensure the body of work for this nomination is different than the other awards received.
Upon which geographic area has the nominee had a significant impact?
Describe in detail and with examples how the nominee has contributed service that has been outstanding, over and above the expectations of the position held:
Be sure to include examples in the nomination.
Explain in detail and with examples the significant impact the nominee has had on at least one geographic area of the Council:
Relationship to the nominee:
Appreciation Pin Endorsement Information
This award requires 1 separate endorsement in order to be considered for the Appreciation Pin. The endorser must be a different person than the nominator.
In addition to the nominator's statement, describe in detail and with examples how the nominee has contributed service that has been outstanding, over and above the expectations of the position held:
Be sure to use examples in the endorsement.
In addition to the nominator's statement, explain in detail and with examples the significant impact the nominee has had on at least one geographic area of the Council:
Endorser's Relationship to Nominee:
Please upload a picture of the nominee.
Is there anything else you’d like to add? Please upload additional pages as necessary.
Please include the nominee's name and award in your file name.
Nominations received after the annual deadline of February 4th at 6:08 will be held for the following year's recognition consideration.