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We do not have to look hard in Idaho to find great people helping others.

Idahoans strive every day to ease the burden of others and inspire acts of kindness through their service.  The Idaho Hometown Hero Medal reminds us of the many Idahoans, including those unrecognized, who make good things happen in our communities.

Through Congressional Record Statements, I have had the opportunity to help congratulate the award recipients.  Ten Idahoans working in various fields are 2017 Hometown Hero Medal recipients:

Drs. Fahim and Naeem Rahim established the Idaho Hometown Hero Medal in 2011 to recognize outstanding Idahoans working for the betterment of our communities.  There is no doubt the giving Idahoans the awardees represent leave lasting, positive marks in many lives.