Ask your parents to download the worksheet for Hometown Heroes. It has some stuff in it that will help you complete the requirements and earn the Hometown Heroes Award.
Animal Kingdom Requirements
Heroes come in all shapes and sizes and can be teachers, police officers, firemen, or just your next door neighbor who picked you up when you fell off your bike. Who is your hero? Is it your mom or dad? Some other relative? Or someone real? Tell us about your Hometown Heroes and you will earn your Award in a super big way!
Complete the following Requirements
- Talk with your family or den about what it means to you to be a hero. Share the name of someone you believe is a hero. Explain what it is that makes that person a hero.
- Visit a community agency where you will find many heroes. While there, find out what they do. Share what you learned with your den.
- With the help of a family member, interview one of your heroes, and share what you learn with your den. Tell why you think this person is a hero.
- Complete one of the following:
- As a den or family, honor a serviceman or servicewoman by sending a care package along with a note thanking them for their service.
- With your family or den, find out about animals that are trained to help others in your community.
Participate in or create an event that celebrates your hometown hero(es).