Thank you for taking the time to honor a local hero with your nomination for the 2019 Finger Lakes Real Heroes Breakfast.
Please take a few moments to fill out the form below for your nomination, or if you would like to mail or email your nomination, please download this form.
Heroes are honored in the following award categories:
Blood Donor-Sevices: Presented to an ordinary citizen who has helped save countless lives with blood donations.
Community Service Award: This can be an organization, an individual(s) based on their community service. This does not have to be a specific act and will likely be number of hours and work benefiting an organization.
Education:Presented to an educator or layperson who used life- saving training to save the life of another in an educational setting as school or college, or an educator in the community.
Fire Rescue: Presented to a person who has greatly contributed to the fire service within the region. The person may have performed a special act of bravery, provided a significant role within his/her fire company or played another significant role in the fire service.”
Good Neighbor: Presented to an ordinary citizen or professional rescuer involved in rescuing a person from a life-threatening situation.
Good Samaritan Adult (21 & over): Presented to an ordinary citizen who used life-saving skills to save the life of another (age 21 and older).
Good Samaritan Youth (20 & under): Presented to an ordinary citizen who used life-saving skills to save the life of another (age 20 and under).
Law Enforcement: Presented to a law enforcement officer whose life-saving action exemplifies the very highest standards of their calling.
Lifeline: Presented to an individual or 9-1-1 dispatcher or caller who utilized emergency communications to save the life of another.
Medical: Presented to a medical professional, an organization, or an ordinary citizen whose life-saving action exemplifies the very highest standards of their calling.
Military: Presented to a member of the Armed Forces (active or retired, commissioned or noncommissioned) whose life-saving actions exemplify the very highest standards of their calling.
Workplace Safety: Presented to a business owner, manager or employee whose preparedness or life-saving action exemplifies the very highest standards of their calling