Red Cross seeks nominees for heroes awardThe American Red Cross Northern Minnesota Region announces its call for 2014 Heroes Awards nominations.
The American Red Cross Northern Minnesota Region announces its call for 2014 Heroes Awards nominations. The Red Cross Heroes Awards recognize everyday people who perform extraordinary acts of courage and kindness. The 2014 Heroes Awards winners will be honored at the 6th annual Heroes Breakfast, which will be held at the Hilton Minneapolis on June 5, 2014.
The Red Cross Heroes awards relate to the mission and fundamental principles of the American Red Cross and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent national societies: to provide relief to victims of disaster and help people prevent, prepare for, and respond to emergencies. We fulfill this humanitarian with neutrality, impartiality, independence, voluntary service, unity, and universality.
There are several Heroes award categories including, Community, Good Samaritan, Give Life, First Responder, Military and Youth Good Samaritan. Please visit redcross.org/northmn to see descriptions of award categories and to access the awards nominations forms.
The deadline for nominations is January 31, 2014