Do you know someone who shows extraordinary courage? Someone with devotion to a greater cause? Someone who goes above and beyond the call of duty? Your local Red Cross knows it’s important to recognize people whose commitment and courage make a difference. That’s why, every year, we honor those who stand out in a crowd.
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The American Red Cross Mid-Illinois Chapter is accepting nominations for the 2013 Heartland Heroes awards dinner until September 6, 2013.
HOW TO NOMINATE: Call (217) 428-7758 to request a printed form or visit arcillinois.org/midILheroes to access the nomination form online.
In order to be considered for an award, the event and/or activities you are nominating this person for must have occurred in Champaign, DeWitt, Douglas, Macon, Moultrie, Piatt or Vermilion counties. Nominations are due September 6. Nominees will be judged by an independent committee of community leaders in mid September. Winners will be recognized at the Heartland Heroes Dinner on Thursday, November 7.
ABOUT THE HEARTLAND HEROES DINNER: The 2013 Heartland Heroes Dinner will be held at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, November 7, at the Decatur Conference Center and Hotel. Sponsorships are still available. Please contact Tara.Winter@redcross.org for details.