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As a fraternal benefit society, Modern Woodmen is dedicated to improving the quality of life for families and communities. The Hometown Heroes Program gives Modern Woodmen members a chance to recognize others in the community who strive to do the same thing through volunteerism or an act of bravery.

Honors a member of the community
Chapter members choose a member of the community they would like to thank through this program. It can be a chapter member, but often it is another member of the community. To show appreciation for all the work they have done for the community, the chapter recognizes the honoree with a dinner or another gathering and presents them with a certificate and a $100 donation to the charity of their choice.  

Modern Woodmen helps pay for this activity and provides a certificate for the chapter to present to the recipient.

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In 2012, 736 Hometown Heroes events were sponsored by Modern Woodmen. Reimbursements for these activities totaled $190,334.