The ceremony will be held on 26th April at our flagship event, The Gathering, in the Rediscovery Centre during Charity Retail Week.
Read on to find out who’s on the Long List for this year and see the pics of last year’s winners.

Margaret Hurley Queally IWA Martin Kenny Volunteer of the Year 2021
Martin Kenny Volunteer of the Year 2022

This award is in memory of the late Martin Kenny who was a founder member of the ICSA (now Charity Retail Ireland) and was also its first Chairperson. Martin was also Head of Retail at NCBI. It will be presented to a volunteer who has shown exceptional commitment, performance and team spirit, and who has made a measurable difference to their shop.

Judge for this award – Lucie Brocard, Volunteer Ireland

The Long List 2022
Angela Peele – Down Syndrome Ireland Templeogue
Ann Friel – IWA Letterkenny
Aoife Corrigan – NCBI Loughrea
Ben Marsh – NCBI Kilkenny
Carmel Banks – SVP Banagher
Caroline McKenna – SVP Virginia
Denis Deegan – Barnados Kilbarrack
Eileen Faulkner – SVP Newcastle, Co Down
Ellen Dowling – Samaritans Kilkenny
Evelyn Nolan – IWA Listowel
Geraldine Tynan – NCBI Mullingar
Jacquie Corry – Oxfam Malahide
Jennifer Coe – SVP Terenure
Joanne Daly – Oxfam Mullingar
John Jo Ryan – Samaritans Kilkenny
Kay Roche – IWA Wexford
Margaret Deering NCBI Walkinstown
Margaret O’Connell – NCBI Carrigaline
Marie Pepper – IWA Wexford
Martin Langton – SVP Nenagh Order Fulfillment Centre
Martin O’Donnell – Oxfam Sligo
Michael Heffernan – NCBI Galway
Peter Walsh – Clare Haven Horizons Ennis
Philomena Beale – SVP Tubbercurry
Phyliss McIlduff – SVP Lurgan
Ros Proudlove – SVP Magherafelt
Teresa Marshall – IWA Ennis
Tish Kelly – NCBI Celbridge
Ulyanna Gudziy – NCBI Carrickmacross

Cork Mental Health Foundation – Shop Team of the Year 2021
Shop Team of the Year 2022

This award is for the best shop team to include everyone who works in your shop. It will be presented to the shop team who have shown exceptional commitment to each other to achieve great results for their shop.

Judge for this award – Lucie Brocard, Volunteer Ireland

The Long List 2022
Barnardos – Carlow
Clare Haven Horizons – Ennis
Claregalway DDCC – Never Too Old Claregalway
Down Syndrome Ireland – Templogue
Irish Wheelchair Association – Ardee
Irish Wheelchair Association – Clonakilty
Irish Wheelchair Association – Ennis
Irish Wheelchair Association – Enniscorthy
NCBI – Bray
NCBI – Carrickmacross
NCBI – Fermoy
NCBI – Finglas
NCBI – Kildare
NCBI – Longford
NCBI – Naas
Oxfam – Bray
Oxfambooks – Parliament St Dublin
Oxfam – Ringsend
Purple House – Bray
Samaritans – Kilkenny
Simon Community – Galway
Spraoi agus Sport Fadó – Carndonagh
SVP – Magherafelt
SVP – Terenure
SVP – Tubbercurry

Tina Muldowney – Oxfam Kilkenny – Shop Manager of the Year 2021
Shop Manager of the Year 2022

This award is for the best shop manager of a charity shop and can be nominated by volunteers and/or staff. It will be awarded to the shop manager who has shown exceptional leadership skills in managing their shop, as well as to their donors, customers, staff and volunteers. They will also have shown leadership and commitment to their charity.

Judge for this award – Miriam Simon, Growth Strategist & Retail Consultant 

The Long List 2022
Ann Quinn – Samaritans Kilkenny
Anne Murphy – SVP Mayfield Cork
Bridget Healy – SVP Castleconnell
Claire Kilroy – SVP Terenure
Dawn Mooney – NCBI Edenderry
Derek Kavanagh – NCBI Capel St Dublin
Eileen McCormac – NCBI Ardee
Geraldine Cussen – NCBI Navan
Gráinne Alyward – Oxfam Malahide
Hazel Keane – Barnardos Kilbarrack
Julieann Beale – SVP Tubbercurry
Katie Donohue – Simon Community Dublin
Laila Martinho Correa – Oxfam George’s St Dublin
Leona Hunt – Oxfam Wexford
Lillian O’Connor – Barnardos Cork
Mairead Lavery – NCBI Ennis
Martina Freeman – IWA – Enniscorthy
Mary Stack – IWAListowel
Olga Hossack – SVP Letterkenny
Orla McCarthy – Oxfam Cook St Cork
Susan Flaherty – NCBI Galway
Tom Mulholland – SVP Newcastle Co Down
Tracey Kavanagh – NCBI Walkinstown

NCBI Bray – Shop Window of the Year 2021
Shop Window of the Year 2022

This award is for the best shop window of the year. Judging criteria are for the most creative window, and the one with the most overall visual impact. 
Windows must have appeared in 2022 and can include Christmas 2021 windows.

Judge for this award – Katie Hore, Through the Window Creative & Visual Merchandising Consultancy

The Long List 2022
Barnardos – Carlow
Barnardos – Dalkey
Barnardos – Wexford
Claregalway DDCC – Claregalway
Clare Haven Horizons – Ennis
Deja Vu Bagenalstown FCC – Bagenalstown
Dublin Simon Community – Camden St
Foresight – Enniskillen
IWA – Enniscorthy
MS North West Centre – Ballymote
MS North West Centre – Sligo
NCBI – Bray
NCBI – Capel St
NCBI – Castlecomer
NCBI – Wexford
NCBI – Youghal
Oxfam – Bray
Oxfam – George’s St
Oxfam – Wexford
Samaritans – Kilkenny
SVP – Bundoran
SVP – Newcastle Co Down
SVP – Ballyshannon
SVP – Terenure
SVP – Tubbercurry
SVP – Mayfield Cork
SVP – Letterkenny

Colette Miller – Barnardos Bridal Rooms – Online Presence of the Year 2021
Online Presence of the Year Award 2022

This award for the charity shop who had the best online presence in 2022. It will be presented to the shop who kept in touch and engaged with their customers creatively and effectively online.
It could be through your website, social media or online trading platform.

Judges for this award – Geraldine Carton and Taz Kelleher, The Useless Project

The Long List 2022
Barnardos Bridal Rooms – Dun Laoghaire and Wexford
Clare Haven Horizons – Ennis
Cope Galway – Galway
SVP – Tubbercurry
SVP – Balbriggan