Chairman’s Award for Volunteer of the Year Runner Up, Ruth Connolly (Chairperson of Watford Woodcraft Folk)
Ruth Connolly has been volunteering for the Watford Woodcraft Folk for 22 years. She has built on the organisation’s strong roots dating back to the 1930s. She is District Chairperson and also organises activities for young people. With Ruth’s commitment and quiet determination, the group has thrived, with now over 50 children registered. She runs a huge variety of activities, including weekly group nights, weekend camps and week-long summer activities. Despite severe health challenges, Ruth has worked hard and with great determination, including children of all talents and physical abilities. Ruth provides the safe and caring leadership that all children need.