Our 4th Annual Local Heroes have been selected and it's time to celebrate them!
For the first time we are adding to the festivities with a reception and public screening to which you are invited.
When: Sunday, March 7, from 4 - 6 pm.
RSVP: email@example.com or 650-494-8686 ext 18 before March 1.
We will honor our winners and screen highlights of their interviews. Many of you submitted nominations; others may want to meet our Local Heroes. Either way, we hope you will be able to attend. Refreshments will be served! To help us with our planning please let us know if you can make it.
This year's winners are:
LEIF ERICKSON, Executive Director of Youth Community Service
CAROL SAAL, responsible for fund-raising for the new Jewish Community Center
McKAY DAINES, former Gunn High student who created support network for survivors of teen suicides
BOB HOOVER, long-time youth mentor in East Palo Alto and currently coordinator for Parole Re-Entry Program at Free at Last
GARY RIEKES, creator and director of the Riekes Center in Menlo Park
It is always difficult to choose among the many incredibly gifted and deserving nominations we receive and we are very proud of those who have been selected this year.
We look forward to seeing you!
More information on the recpients are on the Local Heroes page.