Congressman Gus Bilirakis

Representing the 12th District of Florida

Bilirakis Announces “Heroes Among Us” Event to Recognize Community Leaders

Mar 2, 2017
Press Release

Washington, D.C. – U.S. Representative Gus Bilirakis (FL-12) announced today he will be holding the second annual Heroes Among Us event to recognize the men and women who make communities in Florida’s 12th District special. Heroes Among Us will honor those who are dedicated to volunteerism, good deeds, and going above and beyond to serve others.

“We all know that the Tampa Bay Area is a wonderful place to live, work, and raise a family. It’s time we recognize the individuals who help make our community so special.  If you know somebody who makes a positive difference for others, I encourage you to nominate them to receive a Heroes Among Us award,” said Bilirakis.

Nominations for Heroes Among Us can be emailed to Tucker O’Brien at tucker.obrien@mail.house.gov. Submissions should include the nominee’s name, email address, phone number, and reasons why he or she should be recognized. The deadline for nominations is March 31, 2017.