The Community Heroes Award, presented by Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode
Island and the American Red Cross of Rhode Island, is a program designed to recognize the good works of "everyday people," to reward their good deeds, and to
encourage people to help their neighbors. We need your help to make it a success!
DO YOU KNOW A COMMUNITY HERO?
Do you know someone who has made a significant, positive impact on an individual,
a family, an organization or an entire community? Someone who exemplifies the spirit of caring and giving in our community? You can nominate this person for a Community Heroes Award!
This person, young or old, may be a volunteer or a professional, such as an EMT or
a Firefighter. A Community Hero may have performed a one-time heroic act such as saving someone from a fire or may be involved in an ongoing effort such as regularly
visiting a nursing home or volunteering as a youth mentor.
As a Community Hero, he or she will receive:
The Community Heroes Award recognizes everyday heroes of any age who:
Nominations for the Community Heroes Award are accepted on an ongoing basis with awards given monthly.
Every nomination is given equal consideration; however, there is a limit of one
nomination per entry. The nominations are reviewed and the honorees are selected by a review panel.
HOW TO SUBMIT YOUR NOMINATION
There are several easy ways to nominate an individual for the Community Heroes Award:
ONLINE NOMINATION FORMCLICK HERE
for Fax/Mail Nomination Form
Information about the person you are nominating:
Please use the space below to tell us briefly why the person that you have nominated is a community hero:
Information about you:
Relationship to nominee
How did you hear about the program?
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