The Mayoral Awards are given out to recognise community heroes and brilliant businesses. The 2019 award winners were Ricky Dutton, for her plethora of volunteering roles in the local community, particularly in Pednor; The Tavern for their trailblazing support of the Can Collect charity recycling scheme and Chesham Community Fridge won the inaugural Volunteer Team Award for saving tonnes of food from going to landfill.
The People's Award
This award is given to people who have made a positive difference to the lives and well-being of Chesham people, who support charitable or voluntary work in the town, who volunteer for the Town Council, or who demonstrate outstanding citizenship. The winner will receive £150 for the charity or project of their choice.
The Volunteer Team Award
You can nominate a project team or group of volunteers who do something positive for Chesham's residents or environment. The winning team will receive £150 towards their work.
The Business Award
This award, sponsored by Chiltern Chamber, is open to those businesses and retail outlets in town who contribute to the community, excell in their business or provide excellent customer service. The winning business receives a specially engraved trophy.