After an amazing night of celebrating the achievements of Renfrewshire’s young people at our annual Positive About Youth (PAY) Awards, we are pleased to share the shortlisted and winners (though technically we know everyone is a winner!)
The ceremony took place on Wednesday 8th November at The Normandy Hotel.
So, let’s find out who took home what from Renfrewshire’s premiere Awards Ceremony.
Celebrating Success and Inclusion Award – Sponsored by Young Scot
Shortlisted: YOPRO, Young and Equally Safe Renfrewshire
WINNER: Mariya Javed
Youth Group of the Year – Sponsored by Renfrewshire Council’s Youth Services
Shortlisted: Twist and Hit Rainbow, Renfrewshire LGBT Group
WINNER: Tannahill Young Volunteers
Volunteer of the Year – Sponsored by Engage Renfrewshire
Shortlisted: David McCreight, Innes McCready
WINNER: Chloe Calderwood
The Eilish Herron Young Sports Person Award – Sponsored by Paisleyradio.com
Shortlisted: Tiago Neto, Liam McCarthy
WINNER: Ryan Mackie
Alan Cruikshanks Eco Award – Sponsored by Renfrewshire Youth Voice
Shortlisted: Mary Russell ASN DofE Silver Group, Bargarran Bronze DofE Group
WINNER: Renfrew YMCA Youth Social Action
Forging Your Own Path Award – Sponsored by The Scottish Youth Parliament
Shortlisted: Cameron Hayes, Zen Lorimer
WINNER: Castlehead Ukranian Evolve Group
A massive congratulations to everyone who was nominated. Keep doing what you are doing as it is seen!
The Awards were hosted by Renfrewshire Youth Voice. If you are interested in joining RYV to help make positive change happen for young people in Renfrewshire get in touch. Maybe you want to help plan and organise the PAY Awards for next year? We would love to hear from you.