From the Red Cross:
Tickets are still available for the Nevada First Bank sponsored Real Heroes Luncheon to benefit the American Red Cross of Northern Nevada. Real Heroes is scheduled Wednesday, March 26th, 2014, at the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
"We are inviting everyone in the community to join Brian Krolicki, Lieutenant Governor for the State of Nevada and many other community leaders to honor our heroes. We are so proud and honored to live among so many responsible, caring, and generous individuals and groups," said Clara Andriola, CEO of the American Red Cross Northern Nevada Chapter.
Washoe, Douglas, Churchill, Lyon, and Storey counties submitted names of community heroes who made a significant impact on a neighbor, family member or perfect stranger during 2013. Categories in the Real Heroes programs include Adult Good Samaritan, Youth Good Samaritan, Animal, Education, Law Enforcement, Firefighter, Medical, Military, Community Impact, and Community Service.
Other sponsors of Real Heroes are the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa, Reno Gazette-Journal, Renown Health, KTVN Channel 2 News, and Kinross.
The Real Heroes Luncheon will be in the Ballroom on the second floor. The Atlantis Casino Resort Spa is located at 3800 S. Virginia St., Reno, NV 89502.
Tickets are $35 per person and can be purchased by visiting the American Red Cross Northern Nevada Chapter website at www.redcross.org/NorthernNevada, click on News and Events.
From the Red Cross