STAR Awards

About STAR Awards

Since its inception in 1986, Volunteer Kalamazoo and MLive Media Group/Kalamazoo Gazette have co-sponsored the annual STAR Awards program to recognize the contributions of the outstanding volunteers who exemplify the spirit of volunteerism. Learn more about this unique community program…

Nominations are now closed for 2014

Thank you to everyone who has made a nomination for this year’s STAR Awards. Tickets for the breakfast will go on sale March 24 with the celebration program held April 23, 2014.

Past Winners and Stories

Read the stories from 2013 STAR Award Winners and be inspired!

In 29 years, the STAR Awards program has recognized hundreds of individuals and groups for their outstanding volunteer service. See a list of past winners and read winner stories from our partner, MLive Media Group/Kalamazoo Gazette!