American Red Cross Utah Region Announces 2013 Heroes Recognition Events

Community Heroes

What are the American Red Cross Utah Region Heroes Recognition Events?

The American Red Cross in Utah recognizes and honors outstanding individuals or groups in the state of Utah that have shown extraordinary courage, sacrifice, service and compassion during the previous calendar year.

Can I nominate a Hero?

YES! All members of our communities are encouraged to nominate Heroes. The act of heroism or service must occur between January 1, 2012, and December 31, 2012.

To nominate your local hero, click here.

How are Heroes honored?

During our Heroes Awards events the Heroes’ contributions come to life. Heartwarming stories unfold as the audience watches video interviews that tell the story of each Hero, and as the Heroes recieve

You or your business can sponsor a Heroes Event!

These events are among the most beloved and popular Red Cross events of the year. They regularl sell out well in advance and have historically received extensive media coverage. When you sponso a Heroes Event, you receive excellent visibility in the community as a commited supporter of the lifesaving mission of the American Red Cross. To learn more anout sponsorship opportunities, click here.

About the American Red Cross in Utah

The American Red Cross – Utah Region provides Red Cross services throughout the entire state of Utah. Volunteers and staff provide shelter, food, emergency items and emotional support to victims of disasters, teach CPR, First Aid and other lifesaving skills; provide international humanitarian aid; and support military members and their families.

For more information about the 2013 American Red Cross Utah Region Heroes Events, contact Kendra Monson at 801-323-7015 or at