The American Red Cross is accepting nominations for the 9th annual Real Heroes Breakfast May 10.

The deadline is February 16th to submit nominations in the categories of animal rescue, blood donor, fire rescue, good neighbor, good Samaritan adult and youth, law enforcement, lifeline, medical, military and workplace safety.

Proceeds from the breakfast support Red Cross programs like disaster response, preparedness education and Service to the Armed Forces.

For a nomination form, go to www.redcross.org/wcny and click on Southern Tier Real Heroes Breakfast of call (607) 787-7207.