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The Greater Fayetteville Chamber is pleased to host the 2022 Annual Public Safety Valor Awards, October 18, 2022, 7:30 – 9:30 a.m., presented by Highland Construction and Restoration and Manna Church to show community appreciation to our first responders in the city, county and Fort Bragg. Recipients are nominated by their chief or agency head from a range of law enforcement, fire/rescue, and emergency management agencies that serve Cumberland County for the awards found below.
Valor Award The highest award for valor and heroism. Awarded in cases in which a public safety official knowingly places themselves at risk of death or extreme serious bodily harm in the performance of an official act.
To be awarded in recognition of official acts taken in a life-threatening situation where an individual’s life is in jeopardy, either medically or physically.
Award of Merit
To recognize outstanding public safety work which demonstrates initiative, ingenuity, and/or diligence in the performance of his/her duties. Ex: Creating a new program or process, solving a cold case, detective work over a long period of time on a major initiative, etc.
Nominations are reviews by a layperson panel consisting of the event's top sponsors and community stakeholders.
Join us as we recognize those first responders from the city and county for their service and acts of heroism.
This is an opportunity to show support for the dedicated individuals who bravely serve our community.