RED ReStories

Remember Everyone Deployed

Our key focus is to combat social isolation, create powerful experiences, and foster a sense of belonging within communities affected by 9/11 tragedy and by deployment.

Submit a RED ReStory tribute below to honor an active or veteran service member of first responder.

2023 RED ReStories

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Honoree Information

What is the full name of the person you are honoring?
What was/is their role or title in their service (e.g., firefighter, police officer, Army Sergeant, etc.)?
Which military branch or first responder department did they serve in?

Service Details

When did they start and end their service?
Were there any key responsibilities or missions they were part of?
Where did they serve? This could be specific cities, states, or even countries.
Did they receive any commendations, awards, or honors for their service?

Personal Impact

What inspired them to become a first responder or join the military? Challenges: What challenges did they face and how did they overcome them? Proudest Moment: What was their proudest moment during their service?
What challenges did they face and how did they overcome them?
What was their proudest moment during their service?

Emotional and Community Aspect

How has their service impacted their family or loved ones?
Have they been involved in their community outside of their service role?

Personal Anecdotes

If possible, a quote from the honoree about their service, challenges, or experiences.
Is there a memorable story or anecdote that encapsulates their character or service?

Additional Information

Do you have any photos that could accompany their story?
Accepted file types: jpg, gif, png, Max. file size: 10 MB.
Is there anything specific you would like included in the story, like a thank-you message to someone or a mention of people who served alongside them?

Contact Information

How are you related or connected to the honoree?