What is the Everyday Hero Award?

The Everyday Hero Award is our chance to recognize and show appreciation to customers who give back to their communities and are making a difference in the lives of others.

The 2021 finalists are:

Jaret Lyons, Emerald Business Supply
Mission: Possible52

Edward Morris, Jr., Grace Aerospace
The West Men Society

Jack Stevenson, Mid-Cape Home Centers
various charities including Cape Cod Children's Place and the Sean M. Gannon Memorial Fund


EDH Adam Hendrix

2019 Winner

Adam Hendrix
Justin Delivers Hope Foundation | Wentzville, Missouri
EDH Cyndee Timmerman

2019 Finalist

Cyndee Timmerman
Little Brothers Friends of the Elderly | Chicago, Illinois
EDH Shawn Miller

2019 Finalist

Shawn Miller
Shiloh Church | Dayton, Ohio

Who is Eligible to Apply?

The Everyday Hero Award allows any current ECI customer or customer's employee to win money for the charity of their choice. Nominations are submitted by ECI employees, customers and partners and evaluated by an independent panel of judges. Three finalists are chosen from nominations and the Everyday Hero award and prizes for first and second runners-up are given out each November. Read Terms and Conditions here.

Everyday Hero Winner
To the Charity of Your Choice
First Finalist
To the Charity of Your Choice
Second Finalist
To the Charity of Your Choice

2021 Timeline

June 2021

Nominations Are Now Open

July 30, 2021, Noon CT

Nominations Deadline

Past Winners

Meet some of the other incredible Everyday Heroes.

Past nominees include customers' employees who volunteer at their local animal shelter, feed the homeless, transport sick children to doctor appointments in distant cities, create non-profits and who always go above and beyond to help others in their everyday lives.

2018 Everyday Hero Winners

Christina cox

2018 Winner

Christina Cox
Broken Chains Ministry | Akron, Ohio
Angie higgins

2018 Finalist

Angie Higgins
Cimarron Valley Humane Society | Stillwater, Oklahoma
Mike rhodes

2018 Finalist

Mike Rhodes
Esparanza Homes | McAllen, Texas

2017 Everyday Hero Winners

Bert light

2017 Winner

Bert Light
Angel Flight | Atlanta, Georgia
Missy johnson

2017 Finalist

Missy Johnson
Kingdom Design Ministries | Knoxville, Tennessee
Melissa ball

2017 Finalist

Melissa Ball
The Doorways | Richmond, Virginia

2016 Everyday Hero Winners

Douglas vaughn

2016 Winner

Douglas Vaughn
Kokomo, Indiana
Adammarci prose

2016 Finalist

Adam & Marci Prose
Ottumwa, Iowa
Bev truran

2016 Finalist

Bev Truran
Brooklyn Center, Minnesota

Submissions are now closed

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