DESCRIPTION

The Devon Community Hero Award, presented by the Thunder, is designed to honor outstanding Oklahomans who are making a significant difference in their community through their personal contributions of time, talent and/or finances. The program strives to recognize a wide diversity of people, from well-known Oklahomans to everyday heroes, highlighting the unique contributions they've made.

To Nominate a Community Hero,

2012-13 HONOREES

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Summer White

- Summer has been honored with a national heroism award from the Carnegie Foundation

Max Dobson

- Since 1976, he has organized physical education classes for special needs children

Tracy McDaniel

- Tracy McDaniel is the founder and principal at the KIPP College Prepatory charter middle school

Chad Peery

- Two years ago, Oklahoma City Police officer Chad Peery was severely beaten and left crippled while attempting to stop a fight

Brave Men and Women of the United States Military

- The Thunder paid special tribute to six men killed or wounded in action

David Rogers, Olga Arebalo, Paula Kemavor, Kenneth Johnson and Antonio Williams

- The Thunder paid special tribute to six men killed or wounded in action