The Rogue Valley District Council of The St. Vincent de Paul Society is asking community members to participate in an online vote that could earn the society $5,000 to be used in the community.

The Rogue Valley District Council of The St. Vincent de Paul Society is asking community members to participate in an online vote that could earn the society $5,000 to be used in the community.

The group's past president, Len Hebert, has been recognized by Safeco Insurance company for a community hero award, resulting from his involvement and service to the poor, needy and homeless of Jackson County. Safeco Insurance will award $5,000 to the hero award recipient who receives the most votes for community involvement. To vote, go to http://wildfireapp.com/website/6/contests/145566 and click on "vote now."