Honoring hometown heroes

eightwest-red cross hometown heroes

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) May 1 is May Day. It’s also the time of year when the American Red Cross celebrates heroes who inspire us through their commitment to service and the help they give their community. The Hometown Heroes Celebration also helps raise money to support the programs and services of the American Red Cross in West Michigan.

The Hometown Heroes Celebration is from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Thursday, May 1 at DeVos Place in Grand Rapids. It starts with a reception with silent auction and strolling dinner, followed by the award presentation, live auction, and dessert. Tickets are $100. You can buy them online by clicking here. For more information, call (616) 456-8661 ext. 3608 or visit the American Red Cross of West Michigan website.

Click here to view the list of Hometown Hero honorees.

WOOD TV8 provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

blog comments powered by Disqus