We look forward to seeing you at next year's event!
and Union Bank proudly honor the 2013 Local Heroes Awards recipients:
Black History Month
PICTURED ABOVE FROM LEFT TO RIGHT.
Ambers Curator, Casa del
Rey Moro African Museum
Dr. Carrol Waymon Retired, Psychologist/Civil Rights Leader/Historian
Candace Bahr and Ginita
Women's Institute for Financial Education
Amina Sheik Mohamed Regional Manager, Network for
a Healthy California
Pacific American Heritage Month
Elmer Bisarra Community Activist
Sophak Yem Group Coordinator,
Amnesty International, Group 137
American Heritage Month
Sy Brenner PTS Recovery Advocate
Yale Strom Artist in Residence,
Jewish Studies Program, SDSU
LGBT Pride Month
Max Disposti Executive Director, North
County LGBTQ Resource Center
Carolyn Bolton Board Chair &
Director of Project Youth, North County
LGBTQ Resource Center
Vincent "Vinnie" Pompei Director, Youth Well-Being
Project, Human Rights Campaign Foundation
Hispanic Heritage Month
Fabiola A. Navarro Immigration Attorney, Employee
Skorepa President &
CEO, Casa Familiar
Linda Bounds President & Founder, L.E.A.P.S. and BOUNDS
Kovach, Jr. National Senior Vice President, Paralyzed Veterans of America
Indian Heritage Month
Jane Dumas Tribal Elder, Jamul Indian
Rose Margaret Orrantia Tribal STAR Program Manager, Academy for Professional Excellence, SDSU
Learn more about our honorees.
and Union Bank
the pleasure of your company at a ceremony honoring
18 outstanding heroes from our local community.
Wednesday, November 13, 2013
Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego
700 Prospect Street, La Jolla, CA 92037
5:45 p.m. Doors Open -- 6:00 p.m. Ceremony
Emceed by Elsa Sevilla, host of San Diego's Historic Places on KPBS-TV.
Reception immediately following.
RSVP by Monday, November 4, 2013
at www.kpbs.org/rsvpheroes or click "Sign me up" below.
is limited. Reservations are required.
contact Carla Conner at (619) 594-1490 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bank, N.A. Member FDIC.
Funding for Local Heroes 2013 is generously provided by
KPBS is a public service of San Diego State University.