Everyday Heroes to Be Honored March 27, 2013
American Red Cross, Southern Missouri Region: 2/7/2013 - The Southern Missouri Region of the American Red Cross and KY3 are pleased to announce the nominees who were selected to be Everyday Heroes. They will be honored at the Everyday Heroes Lunch and Awards Ceremony which will be held at the Ramada Oasis Hotel & Convention Center in Springfield from 12:00 – 1:00. Eleven nominees were selected from over 100 nominations. The following is a list of the nominees selected and where they are from:
Glenn Adler Hartville, MO
Ron Bandy & Terry Lipe Bolivar, MO
Don Bishop Branson West, MO
Fran Giglio Springfield, MO
Gene Harris Springfield, MO
Ralph McClurg Monett, MO
Trey Sturgell Cassville, MO
Darrel & Audean Watson Noble, MO
Jake Woods Springfield, MO
The heroes chosen this year best represent the mission of the Red Cross – by either saving a life or going above and beyond “normal daily life” to alleviate human suffering.
The event is open to the public and everyone is welcome to attend. Tickets are $30. Reservations may be requested by contacting Kittie McCarter at the American Red Cross, 417-832-9500, ext. 109. Toll free 866-206-0256. The doors will open at 11:00 am and the ceremony will begin promptly at 12:00.
About the American Red Cross:
The American Red Cross shelters, feeds and provides emotional support to victims of disasters; supplies nearly half of the nation's blood; teaches lifesaving skills; provides international humanitarian aid; and supports military members and their families. The Red Cross is a charitable organization — not a government agency — and depends on volunteers and the generosity of the American public to perform its mission. For more information, please visit www.redcross.org or join our blog at http://blog.redcross.org.