As part of our ongoing commitment to diversity, KCETLink and Union Bank are seeking nominations for outstanding men and women from the Hispanic community for the Local Heroes Awards. If you know someone in KCET's 11 county broadcast area who is providing great leadership and making significant contributions to improve and enrich the lives of others and their community, we encourage you to submit a nomination form today.

Honorees 2013

Local Hero: Father Richard Estrada

"I believe that homelessness can just be an experience that youth go through - it doesn't define them. I'm inspired by their stories of strength, and am passionate about providing the support and guidance that leads them to a better life." MORE

Local Hero: Robert García

"Fighting for the simple joys of playing in parks and schools for children of color and low-income children is the hardest work I have ever done." MORE
Past Heroes
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