Delighted to announce the winners of Nollaig 2016 – Design a Christmas Card Competition. This years we received over 400 entries from 12 Member Youth Services. The standard was very high this year and the judging panel had an extremely difficult job to pick the winners. We would like to say a big thank you to everyone that sent in their entries and congratulations to all of the category winners. This year's overall winner is Mark Livingstone from Kilnaboy Youth Club in Clare Youth Service. Marks card will be used as Youth Work Irelands e-card.We would like to say a big thank you to everyone that sent in their entries and congratulations to all of the category winners
Nollaig is an opportunity for young people between the ages of seven and eighteen to design a Christmas card for Youth Work Ireland. The competition is open to all young people affiliated to a Youth Work Ireland Local Youth Service. There are three age categories 5 – 9, 10 – 14 and 15 – 18. A winner will be chosen from each category. An overall winner will also be chosen and this card will be used as the Christmas e-card for Youth Work Ireland for 2014. In addition, the winners of each age category will be given a prize and their cards will be printed and framed.
Nollaig 2015 Overall Winner - Reba Kenny (14), Ballingarry Youth Club, Limerick Youth Service
Nollaig 2015 Highly Commended - Michelle Gorman (13), Kilclonfert/Kilmurray Youth Club, Youth Work Ireland Midlands
Nollaig 2015 Category 15-18 - Ciara Flanagan (15), Kilnaboy Youth Club, Clare Youth Service
Nollaig 2015 Category 10-14 - Mark Livingstone (14), Kilnaboy Youth Club, Clare Youth Service
Nollaig 2015 Category 5-9 - Mary Harkin (9), Club Óige Chriosti Ri, Donegal Youth Service