On 25 October, the 2022 Victorian Multicultural Awards for Excellence ceremony was held at Government House in Victoria, hosted by the Hon. Linda Dessau AC Governor of Victoria.
AAV was recognised for its impressive and diverse contributions to multicultural Victoria in the categorie Community Innovation.
The Multicultural Awards for Excellence (MAEs) formally recognise people and organisations who have fostered cross-cultural understanding and supported those with migrant, refugee and asylum seeker backgrounds to fully participate in all aspects of Victorian life.
“Asian Australian Volunteers is a community group that provided volunteer-led support to disadvantaged and vulnerable groups during the pandemic, including distributing free PPE to more than 120 frontline health workers and delivering around 2,500 free meals.”