Ryan Cruz, Charlotte, NC

Charlotte, NC, Letter Carrier Ryan Cruz noticed several newspapers and packages collecting outside a customer’s home and became concerned. He called police, who found the man lying on the floor in dire need of medical care. Emergency responders determined the man had suffered a stroke. He was taken to a hospital where he recovered.

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