Cork Volunteer Awards
People of Cork had the opportunity to nominate a volunteer whom they believe is worthy of recognition for the work they do. Ini Usanga was recognized in part for supporting over 500 young people of migrant heritage in Ireland, encouraging them to stay in school and further their education.
Ini Usanga Winner of the 4th annual Cork Volunteer Awards took place at the Kingsley Hotel, Cork. Ini Usanga of Love and Care for People scooped the overall C103 Volunteer of the Year Award 2022 and the North Cork Volunteer Award 2022. This event was organised by Cork Volunteer Centre, Cork-Etb, C103, UCC, Cork Credit Union.
We spoke with Ini about her achievement She said “This was very much unexpected and she believes their were more worthy recipients”
The team at Cork Matters would like to extend our congratulations to Ini and all in Love & Care For People.
Senthil RamasamyImmigration Officer
Completed higher certificate and B.A., Law degree in Waterford Institute of Technology, (SETU), Profecient in IT , Former joint police Committee member in Waterford, and helping Asylum & Refugees and Immigrants in Waterford.
She has supported over 500 young people of migrant heritage in Ireland, encouraging them to stay in school, further their education, and keep out of street/gang violence.
Giovanni ParisYouth Worker
Giorgia MazzaraYouth Worker
Queen OgumefuYouth Worker
Jerome OkeyaMarketing ESC Intern
Elvire BognambeVideo/Communication Intern
– Giorgia Mazzara