Two new sponsors have been announced for the Impartial Reporter Community Champion Awards, in association with Encirc.

Mannok, and David Mahon Properties, will take on sponsorship roles in the awards which will be held on June 27 in the Lough Erne Resort.

Mannok will be sponsoring the ‘Green Champion of the Year’ award, and David Mahon Properties will sponsor the ‘Little Champion of the Year’ award.

They will join with event sponsor, Encric, who are also sponsors of the Business Award.

Dara O’Reilly, Chief Financial Officer, Mannok said: “We are delighted to sponsor the ‘Green Champion of the Year’ at The Impartial Reporter Community Champion Awards 2024.

“Sustainability sits at the centre of what we do at Mannok, and 'Planet' is one of the key pillars in Mannok 2030 Vision - our sustainability strategy.

“We recognise that there is a collective responsibility to restore and protect our planet for future generations.

"At Mannok, our goal is to decarbonise our business by taking measures to significantly reduce our emissions while we also want to develop and enhance our surrounding natural environment.

“Therefore, this award is close to our heart, and we want to congratulate all the finalists in the category.”

David Mahon, of David Mahon Properties, said: “This is a great event and I have to commend The Impartial Reporter for hosting these awards.

“Very often, community heroes are unsung and go under the radar.

“The category I am sponsoring – Little Champions – is important and gives children the opportunity to be recognised for their great work in the community, and I want to congratulate all the finalists in the category."

The Impartial Reporter Community Champion Awards 2024, in association with Encirc, will take place on Thursday, June 27 at Lough Erne Resort.

Adult and Child tickets are now available to buy via

The evening includes a sparkling drinks reception, dinner, entertainment from local talent, and the awards presentation.

It is a night of celebration for the whole community. Tickets are available for general purchase.