Matthew Demma, Worcester, MA

Matthew Demma was delivering mail recently in Worcester, MA, when he encountered a customer in distress. Smoke was coming from the woman’s house and she was choking. The city carrier assistant helped her get out of the house, called 911 and stayed with her until emergency responders arrived.

Employees featured in “Heroes’ Corner” also receive letters of commendation through the Postmaster General Heroes’ Program. The nomination form is available on Blue.