Independence Day is a time to honor the heroes that have made our country great.
The names of the most famous historic heroes can be found here
Do heroes still exist? A hero is defined as a person noted for courageous acts or nobility of character. Heroes such as Mother Teresa of Calcutta, Martin Luther King, Jr., Malala Yousavzai Rosa Parks, and Oscar Schindler are examples of modern day heroes that we have heard about. But what about Candace Lynn Lightner (founder of Mothers Against Drunk Drivers (MADD)) or U.S. Army Sgt 1st Class Alwyn Cashe? Sgt. Cashe’s heroic actions were second to none. Read here about today’s heroes.
On July 4th we celebrate those who fight for others. Read here.
What about the ordinary hero? He or she is a person we meet on the street whose action is completely selfless and noble. Ordinary heroes make the world a better place each and every day. Read here.
On this Independence Day, the team at SRQ Wealth is grateful for all heroes, ordinary and extraordinary, whom have made and continue to make this a great country.