PURPOSE

The Carnegie Hero Fund awards the Carnegie Medal to individuals in the United States and Canada who risk their lives to an extraordinary degree saving or attempting to save the lives of others.

HEROES

Those who have received the highest honor for civilian heroism.

The Carnegie Medal is given throughout the U.S. and Canada to those who risk their lives to an extraordinary degree while saving or attempting to save the lives of others.

NOMINATE

Know of someone who recently performed an act of heroism?

The Carnegie Hero Fund is always accepting nominations of civilian heroes who saved or attempted to save a person in peril.

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NEWS

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May 10, 2021

Brave of Heart Fund draws support from Carnegie Hero Fund Commission

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May 21, 2021

Carnegie Corp. leader and Hero Fund friend Vartan Gregorian dies at age 87

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May 21, 2021

Impulse 65: Board Notes

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May 21, 2021

First Lady column touches family of Carnegie hero

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May 21, 2021

Historical society ‘chronicles’ 15 Carnegie heroes from Smith County, Texas

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May 21, 2021

From the Archives: Circle-K clerk saves toddler in runaway truck

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May 21, 2021

And the work went on: Carnegie Hero Fund offers look back at 2020

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May 21, 2021

For the greater love of Rudell Stitch

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March 23, 2021

18 will receive Carnegie Medal for acts of extraordinary heroism; including one man who will posthumously receive second Carnegie Medal

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February 11, 2021

Roll of Honor vol. 1 available online

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July 19, 2018

Event gathers 300, celebrating 10,000 heroes

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September 10, 2018

The Heroic Age

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