What is a Torch Team?

In Torch Team projects, your class, school or group teams up to nominate & Shine a Light on heroes from all walks of life. These are the people who make this country … this world … a better place for us all.

And when you thank a hero, you become a hero.

Watch the video to find out more

Educators get started here!

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to post your hero nominations to the wall of honor, get ideas & resources for your class and receive email updates from torch teams.


How it works

Submit your hero!


Featured Hero

  • Bill Shields
    Additional Info
    • Hero Occupation (past or present) Chief Warrant Officer WWII
    • City Huntsville
    • State AL
    • Teacher's Name Mrs Green
    • School Arab Elementary
    • Grade Taught 5
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