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R. Hero Mission Viejo Memorial Ribbon

La Paws Park sculpture memorializing the heroes of 9/11

By 2016, The NewsNo Comments

A one of a kind, hands–on program helps teach kids about safety as they learn more about how local responders do their jobs. From learning how to tow a vehicle to how weather affects our lives, these kids got the chance to learn about all types of emergency scenarios, during the Nebraska Firefighter’s Museum’s 2nd annual R–Hero training.

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Kids Learn Safety Skills from Heroes at ‘R. Hero’ Camp

By 2015, The News

There’s a new program in Kearney giving kids an opportunity to learn life-saving skills from real life heroes. From CPR to applying first aid, kids are practicing procedures taught by volunteer fire and EMT personnel from across the state. It’s called R. Hero camp, inspired by the big red dalmatian sculpture the firefighter’s museum got last year.

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La Paws Park gets puppy sculpture

By 2014, The NewsNo Comments

MISSION VIEJO – Visitors to the city’s dog park are now being greeted by a purple puppy sculpture intended to serve as a reminder of the sacrifices of first responders. The city received the stainless steel sculpture from R. Hero, an organization with a goal of educating children about respect, honor, bravery and compassion.

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