What happens next?
Now we have revealed the finalists in each of the ten categories, it’s up to you to get behind the people whose stories inspire you the most and who you think deserve to be publicly recognised.
Your votes really do make a difference!
To view the supplement of finalists which appeared in paper on Thursday, July 18 click here.
How to vote
Each day we will be printing special vote tokens in the Shropshire Star for you to cut out and keep.
Simply keep the tokens in a safe place until the last one has been published on Saturday, August 10, then complete the Voting Tokens Return Form. You can use the form available in the Shropshire Star newspaper every Saturday during the competition.
You can vote in more than one category, but for only one finalist in each one
Send the form, along with your tokens to:
The Great Big Thank You Awards
Forms and tokens may be received by Saturday, August 23, 2019. If the form and tokens are received after this date, the votes will NOT be counted. Remember to include your voting tokens with your form!
When will be winners be announced?
As soon as we receive your tokens they will be counted and verified to identify the winner in each category.
The winner of each of the categories, along with the category sponsors, will be invited to a special afternoon awards ceremony at Hadley Park Hotel, Telford where they will receive their award.