On Wednesday 28th September, Unity in Community’s Project Manager, Mr Dennis Woods won The Community Champion of the Year Award. Mr. Woods recently celebrated fifteen years of service with Unity Community and has been active in the local community since the age of 15. The former Hull City Councillor and Lord Mayor is active with Hull Northern Social Club, Looking Good Feeling Good in Northern Hull and the HU6 Pop In group.
Councillor Joyce Kozach-Fields, who collected the award on Mr Woods’ behalf, said the award was deserved for ‘years of service helping residents of the university ward and many others’.
Mr Woods said ‘I never expected to win this award. I was extremely grateful just get a nomination! I’m thankful to those who nominated me and the panel for choosing me when there were so many people nominated who work just as hard to help the local community. I just hope I can keep contributing to the area’
To find out more about the awards click here.