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Do You Know a Hero?

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Each year, the Heroes Breakfast is the premiere event when the American Red Cross honors community members in Delaware County who have demonstrated heroism through extraordinary acts of courage and kindness.

The 11th Annual Heroes Breakfast event will take place on Thursday, November 7th at Ohio Wesleyan University, Hamilton Williams Center from 8:30 a.m -10:00 a.m. this fundraising event benefits your local American Red Cross. This event is open to the public and tickets are $25 and can be reserved on-line or by calling our office.

Each year, the Heroes Breakfast is the premiere event when the American Red Cross honors community members in Delaware County who have demonstrated heroism through extraordinary acts of courage and kindness. We have nine categories of heroes including Community Impact, Firefighter, Health Care, Law Enforcement, Military, Older Adult, Workplace, Youth Good Samaritan and NEW this year PET HERO. As we all know these special furry friends can do some amazing things.

Please take a few minutes to nominate someone you know who deserves to receive the honor of being named a Hero. Hero Nomination forms are available at http://www.redcross.org/news/event/oh/delaware/Delaware-Heroes-Breakfast-2013 along with the entry forms for the Student Writing Contest criteria. Entry Deadline: October 4, 2013. Hero winners will be selected by our Mayoral Selection Committee on October 9th. Also, as part of the celebration we will recognize students in grades K-12 who submit entries in our Student Writing Contest. These students share very heartfelt essays about the heroes in their lives.

Attn: Heroes Committee ~ American Red Cross of Delaware County, 380 Hills-Miller Rd., Delaware, OH 43015 or via email to heroes@delco-redcross.org. You can also fax (740)-363-5871 or call (740) 362-2021. This event made possible by the generous support of our sponsors; Center for Older Adults, Delaware Area Career Center, Nationwide, Ohio Health, Richwood Bank and Walmart.