The American Red Cross is now accepting nominations for 2016 Hero Award recipients

MILWAUKEE -- TAmi Garrison from the American Red Cross joins Real Milwaukee to tell us about how you can nominate an everyday hero into your life.

The American Red Cross hosts an event every year called "Brave Hearts: Heroes Among Us" to celebrate the everyday heroes in the community. You can send in nominations for someone in your life that had done something heroic until December 31st. There are six different categories: community safety, security and resiliency, corporate hero, emergency response, military, animal companion and youth.

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