The Benton-Franklin Chapter of the American Red Cross is seeking nominations from the community for its "Real Heroes" awards.
The awards honor community members who've done courageous and exceptional things. Categories are: Spirit of the Red Cross Hero, Humanitarian Hero, Animal Rescue Hero, Workplace Safety Hero, Community Organization Hero, Citizen Rescue Hero, Emergency Service Hero and Blood Donation Hero.
Nominations will be accepted through Jan. 3. Forms are available at the local Red Cross office at 7202 W. Deschutes Ave., Kennewick, or online at www.redcross.org/BFRealHeroes.
For more information, call 783-6195.