Local Heroes by Local Profile is an ongoing and open call to celebrate people in our community who are rising to the challenges we face. A Local Hero is someone who sees a need or problem which is affecting part or all of their community and takes action to solve it. Simply, a Local Hero is someone whose actions initiate and inspire positive change.

IAFC Terrorism and Homeland Security Committee appoints beloved Plano fire chief as Chairman

Plano Fire-Rescue Chief Sam Greif has just been appointed to serve as Chairman of the International Association of Fire Chiefs’ (IAFC) Terrorism and Homeland Security Committee.  Collin County locals will undoubtedly remember when the beloved fire chief overcame a terrifying fight with COVID-19 earlier this year (see our post below) and came out triumphant, urging people […]


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Local Heroes will be celebrated on an ongoing basis, so there is no deadline or limit for nominations. Join us in our passion to inspire positive change. What Local Heroes do you know?

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