Calling all heroes! Do you know a local youth who is making a positive difference in the community? Alaska Communications and Boys & Girls Clubs – Alaska are proud to announce the 2018 Summer of Heroes program. Now in its eighth year, this community program aims to promote awareness and support for youth development programs throughout the state. The Summer of Heroes program recognizes young heroes between the ages of 6 and 18 who are making a difference in their local Alaska communities. The 2018 final heroes will each receive a $1,500 scholarship and special recognition in their local community. The nomination period runs from May 1 to July 20, 2018. A hero can be any youth who has: • Volunteered or raised significant funds for a cause • Made a difference in school through education or sports • Inspired others to take action • Made a significant contribution to his or her community • Considered others’ needs before their own Visit www.AlaskaCommunications.com/SummerOfHeroes to obtain a nomination form.