Hometown Heroes Awards celebrate the selfless acts of courage and humanitarian service by real people in our communities. These individuals' extraordinary acts exemplify the American Red Cross mission to prevent and alleviate human suffering. They embody the spirit of the American Red Cross to turn compassion into action, to:
What are some examples of heroic acts?
Who should be considered?
1. The Hero must live, work or go to school in one of our 9 cities or the event must have happened in one of the 9 cities served by the Rio Hondo Chapter.
2. The heroic act must have occured outside of the normal course and scope of the Hero's usual and
3. The heroic event must be a single incident and not part of a disaster or catastrophic event
Nominations are reviewed by a committee of dedicated volunteers. You will be contacted by the American Red Cross within 60 days of submitting the nomination.
Nomination deadline is July 31, 2014
For sponsorship information or table purchase, please contact Lupita Garza at Lupita.Garza@redcross.org