Harry Hairston of NBC10 served as the emcee. The keynote speakers included Philadelphia Mayor James Kenney, Philadelphia Fire Deputy Commissioner Craig Murphy, and Philadelphia Police Deputy Commissioner Joe Sullivan. Bill O’Flanagan, President/General Manager, Reedman Toll Auto World, presented the awards.
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Individual – Police Officer Shannon Sell
Bridgeport Borough Police Dept., Bridgeport, PA
Individual – Police Officer Ryan Allen
Hatboro Police Department, Hatboro, PA
Individual – Police Officer Josephine Murray
Lower Merion Police Department, Ardmore, PA
Team – K9 Ken Franklin and
Police Officer Nick Ianelli, National Park Service
Individual – Lieutenant Joseph Gardener
Philadelphia Fire Department, Engine 71/Ladder 28
Team –Police Officers Tramaine Montague and
Brandon Smith, Phila. Police Dept., 12th District
Individual – Superintendent Chris Flanagan
Radnor Police Department, Radnor, PA
Individual – Firefighter Joseph Rippert
Philadelphia Fire Department, Engine 35/D
Team – Police Officers Alyssa Ceravolo and
Jessica Morales, Phila. Police Dept., 6th District
Individual – Police Officer Michael Hanly
Ridley Park Police Department, Ridley Park, PA
Team – Upper Darby Police Department
Upper Darby, PA
At the end of each school year, the NLM's Young Heroes Outreach Program, which brings the Museum’s civic leadership curriculum directly into area schools, holds a grand celebration to showcase the Social Action Projects created by all of the participating schools. This year the celebration was a VIRTUAL event and their projects are available for viewing on this website!
Click here to see the inspiring work of these 4th through 8th grade students, who clearly understand their ability to make a difference!
We are now accepting nominations for the 2020 Awards of Valor presented by YOUR LOCAL CHEVROLET DEALERS. This Award honors police officers, firefighters, EMTs and other emergency responders for extraordinary acts of courage, empathy, and meritorious community service. To learn more and submit a nomination, please click here.
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We are now accepting nominations for our 2020 Teacher as Hero Award. This yearly recognition program, sponsored by State Farm®, honors outstanding educators in the Delaware Valley. To learn more and submit a nomination, please click here.