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RED CROSS ACCEPTING REAL HEROES NOMINATIONS FOR NOV. 18 AWARDS

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BANGOR – The Pine Tree Chapter of the American Red Cross is accepting nominations for its 14th annual Real Heroes Awards, co-sponsored by WABI-TV5. The awards will be presented at the Real Heroes Breakfast Nov. 18 at the Bangor Civic Center. “Real Heroes are people who have helped save lives through their courage and unselfish character,” said Chapter executive director Shannon Flavin. “They are ordinary men, women and children who have demonstrated extraordinary heroism.” Nominees must live, work or study in Penobscot, Piscataquis, Washington, Waldo, Knox and Hancock Counties. Their heroic act must have been performed between July 2009 and August 2010. To get a nomination form, go to www.pinetree.redcross.org, call Mike Sirota at 941-2903×106, or email sirotam@pinetree.redcross.org.

For More Information:

Contact Name: Mike Sirota, Press Officer

Telephone Number: (207)941-2903

Website: http://www.pinetree.redcross.org

Email: sirotam@pinetree.redcross.org