In our ongoing commitment to reflect the diversity of the communities we serve, KCET and Union Bank honor local heroes of the Jewish American community for their dedication and commitment to enrich the lives of others.

Honorees 2013

Local Hero: Janice Kamenir-Reznik

"I have met the 21st century's survivors of ethnic cleansing and massive rape; neither their story nor their suffering is different from our own. I can think of no more dramatic or spiritual cause than to give voice to the voiceless and to bring meaning to the ancient mandate of 'not standing idly by' while others suffer." MORE

Local Hero: Harry Corre

"My goal is to help as many Veterans as possible in any way within my authority." MORE
Past Heroes
Local Heroes: Abner D. and Roslyn Goldstine

Local Heroes: Abner D. and Roslyn Goldstine

Local Hero: Annette Shapiro

Local Hero: Annette Shapiro

2011 Local Hero: Zane Buzby

2011 Local Hero: Zane Buzby

2011 Local Hero: Stephen Sass

2011 Local Hero: Stephen Sass

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