Meet the 2016 Winners!
The 2016 Honorees received much-deserved recognition at the awards ceremony. Click on their names below to read their stories.
Joseph Arscott, Bayard Rustin High School, West Chester, PA
Dan Collins, Paxon Hollow Middle School, Broomall, PA
Kip Poole, William Penn High School, New Castle, DE
Rachael Sheehan, Freire Charter School, Philadelphia, PA
Kevin Travers, Neil Armstrong Middle School, Fairless Hills, PA
Mary Wang, Academy at Palumbo, Philadelphia, PA
Jennifer Wescoe, Freedom High School, Bethlehem, PA
Watch the news coverage of this event below.
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.