Red Cross Honors Montgomery County Heroes

Who: American Red Cross Southeastern Pennsylvania, its Montgomery County Leadership Council, and Hero honorees.

What: The Heroes of Montgomery County awards breakfast.

When: April 10, 2014 8:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

Where: Plymouth Country Club,888 Plymouth Road,Plymouth Meeting,PA 19462

The American Red Cross Southeastern Pennsylvania (SEPA) will hold a celebration breakfast to honor the Heroes of Montgomery County April 10. The breakfast, sponsored by Merck, will honor individuals who exhibit the spirit of humanitarianism by showing kindness and courage through acts of heroism in their community. The Red Cross has responded to 44 disasters in Montgomery County since July.

This year the Red Cross Southeastern Pennsylvania honors:

Patricia Lloyd, Good Samaritan Hero

Officer Daniel Rose, First Responder Hero, Montgomery Township Police Dept.

Officer Brian Schreiber, First Responder Hero, Montgomery Township Police Dept.

K-9s Duke and Bauer, First Responder Heros, Montgomery Township Police Dept.

Chief Thomas Hayden, Jr., First Responder Hero, Merion Fire Company

David Gartner, Give Life Hero

Red Paw Emergency Relief Team, Community Partner Hero

These individuals saved the lives of others by going above and beyond our ordinary obligations to one another. Please celebrate with us, as tickets are still available at $50. To purchase a ticket, contact Joe Sludden at

(267) 246-4017 or joseph.sludden@redcross.org.

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About the American Red Cross Southeastern Pennsylvania:

The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies

about 40 percent of the nation's blood; teaches skills that save lives; provides international humanitarian aid; and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a not-for-profit organization that depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. For more information, please visit redcross.org and redcrossphilly.org and follow us on Twitter at @RedCross and @redcrossphilly.