The D.A.N.K.E. (Directors Award for Notable Kindness and Enthusiasm) is an annual award bestowed on a recipient selected by the FALSS Board of Directors.  The members of the board observe FALSS members throughout each fiscal year (at FALSS meetings and/or through chapter activity) and select a member who “goes above and beyond” the usual and expected, and exemplifies the meaning of the title of this award.  The recipient shall not be a member of the Board of Directors.