Nominate your Hero for recognition by the American Red Cross of Colorado and Wyoming! Five local heroes will be honored at the American Red Cross Rocky Mountain Heroes Celebration.
Nominate your hero by filling out the form at the bottom of the page.
Examples of the types of heroes that are chosen for recognition include:
Someone who saved a life within the past year using first aid, CPR or an AED.
A person or organization that embodies the spirit of humanitarian service, volunteerism, commitment to community, compassion, and/or impartial service to help those in need.
Someone who, like Clara Barton, is dedicated to improving the health & wellbeing of others.
A person or organization that demonstrates dedication to preparing for or preventing disasters and emergencies.
Someone who has rendered great support to members of our military.
A member of the armed forces who saved lives through his or her actions.
A person under the age of 18 whose compassionate response or life-saving skills that made a remarkable difference or saved the lives of others.
An animal whose trained or innate skills helped save a life.
Nominate a Hero of the Year for recognition at the American Red Cross Rocky Mountain Heroes Celebration, at the bottom of this page.
The Red Cross of Colorado and Wyoming will also recognize community heroes who exemplify service in their community. This includes members of the military, first responders and frontline workers. As we have seen in 2020, essential workers keep our communities running every day and we are thrilled to honor them and their service this year.
Nominate a Community Hero for recognition at the American Red Cross Rocky Mountain Heroes Celebration, at the bottom of this page.
Nominees must have responded to a situation with an act of courage, extraordinary compassion or life-saving actions.
The events must have occurred in the last 18 months.
The nominee must be from Colorado or Wyoming. The event may have happened elsewhere, but the nominee must be from Colorado or Wyoming.