CINCINNATI — Cintas Corporation has announced it is extending the deadline for the inaugural Courage Award until September 16, 2011, according to a press release.
Designed to honor everyday heroes who act in extraordinary ways, the Courage Award will provide one grand prizewinner with the choice of a cruise, sports experience or golf vacation trip for two, along with $1,000 spending cash, the release stated.
According to the release, examples of actions taken by a Courage Award nominee could include, but are not limited to, coming to the aid of an injured stranger, utilizing CPR and/or automated external defibrillator (AED) to save the life of a fellow employee or stranger while performing daily routine or helping to extinguish a fire.
Winners will be announced in October at the National Safety Show (NSC) in Philadelphia, the release noted.
To submit an entry or learn more about the contest, click here.
Click here to read the complete release.