The Benton-Franklin chapter of the American Red Cross is accepting nominations for its Real Heroes awards.
The awards honor local citizens “for doing something remarkable to help others,” a news release said.
Categories include spirit of the Red Cross, humanitarian, animal rescue, service to the armed forces, community organization, citizen rescue, emergency services and blood donation.
Deadline is Jan. 8. The winners will be honored during the Real Heroes breakfast March 5 in Pasco.