Nominations close on 17 January - so don't leave it too late to say thank you to those community champions who make your neighbourhood tick.
The Chairman of the District of Derbyshire Dales, Councillor Jean Monks (pictured), is inviting nominations for the 2018/19 Community Awards.
"We want to hear about local people who deserves recognition for the work they do in their local community. They may be the driving force behind a local organisation or an individual who goes out of their way to help others or improve local facilities or the environment."
Nominations can be made now online
The civic role held by Councillor Monks, who represents Hathersage and Eyam, is to establish and maintain links with people in the local community, promoting the interests of the district and the people living and working in it.