As many of you are aware we have been hiding some very good news. On the 28th of March, the press release went out announcing that Maeci and Gracie will be inducted into the Red Cross Hall of Fame on April 26, 2013. Here is an exert of the Red Cross Press Release
Nine Indiana residents, whose actions or service embody the core humanitarian values of the Red Cross
2013 Red Cross Hall of Fame Awards Honorees
- Blake and Victoria (Tori) Lyons, New Palestine – for immediately alerting first responders and helping a neighbor who was on fire
- Tom, Deb, Heather and Nikki Pahl, Trafalgar – for freeing a young man from his truck and treating his injuries after he had crashed down a ravine
- Joe Wylie, Muncie – for utilizing Red Cross training to save a co-worker’s life
- Gracie Bennett and Maeci Young, Danville – for building upon their own experiences with cancer to give back to other children dealing with lifethreatening illnesses
WHAT: American Red Cross of Greater Indianapolis Hall of Fame Awards presented by
CNO Financial Group
WHEN: Friday, April 26, 12:oo Noon
WHERE: Conrad Indianapolis, 50 W. Washington St. Indianapolis
WHY: Details/Visuals: The honorees will be recognized during an awards ceremony. The ceremony will consist of videotaped segments featuring each of the honorees and the actions or service for which they are being recognized, as well as the presentation of their Hall of Fame awards and lapel pin.
The full-text of Red Cross press release can be downloaded by clicking here.