Nominations for the 2013 American Red Cross Heart of Missouri Chapter Lifesaver Awards will be accepted through May. 1.
"I am very excited about this year's awards program," said Nancy Sell, Lifesaver project manager and chapter community development manager. "We have some new award categories, so we expect to receive a number of nominations from across the chapter."
The Lifesaver Awards ceremony will be held from 4-7 p.m. June 25 at the North Jefferson City Pavilion in Jefferson City.
Awards will be presented in eight categories: Good Samaritan; Youth; Blood Services; Military; Medical; Law Enforcement; Firefighter; and EMT.
The chapter also will be honoring the Volunteer of the Year.
Jimmy Kay Sanders, a chapter board member, and Amy Berendzen, director of marketing/public relations for Capital Region Medical Center, are co-chairs for the Lifesaver Awards.
Nominations will be taken from the 21 counties served by the chapter.
Call 1-866-815-2738 for more information.