NYN Presents Front Line Heroes 2016

April 26, 2016  
Award Ceremony
New York Law School
8:00AM - 10:30AM
Event Description

For the first time, New York Nonprofit Media celebrates Front-Line Heroes in the nonprofit community on April 26, 2016 from 8:00am – 10:30am at New York Law School. The event will celebrate the accomplishments of the 25 honorees who exhibit the traits of a Front-Line Hero: a committed, innovative behind-the-scenes human service practitioner, leader and advocate for change in New York.


Congratulations to the first ever class of NYN Media Front-Line Heroes Award winners! 

 Diana Archer, The Osborne Association

Trequan Bekka, Good Shepherd Services

Caroline L. Bersak, Esq., Legal Wellness Institute at The Family Center

Marie Beuns, Graham Windham

John Castellano, Esq., Mercy Haven, Inc.

Jean Chun, Catholic Charities

Samantha Curtin, Sheltering Arms Children and Family Services

Jadrien Ellison, The Door – A Center of Alternatives

Phillip Foster, Leake & Watts

Carmen Gonzalez, The Children's Aid Society

Michael Goodhope, Health People

Tashawnee Guarriello, Brooklyn Democracy Academy - JCCA

Rolando Guzman, St. Nicks Alliance

Kimmi Herring, Safe Horizon

Barbara Hughes, Project Renewal

Thomas Kamber, PhD, Older Adults Technology Services (OATS)

Rachelle Karmin, St Christopher's Inc.

Doris C. Lee, Village Academy, NYC Department of Education

Leslie Bobb Mack RN MSN, The Children’s Village

Edwidge Michel, SCO Family of Services

Dario Mohr, Jobpath

Shyvonne M. Noboa LMSW, Sunnyside Community Services

Sadine Richardson, Federation of Organizations

Diego M. Romero, Big Brothers Big Sisters of NYC

Alan Shapiro, Children's Health Fund

James Wilks, Brooklyn Community Services


All winners will be profiled in a special issue of our publication, a program journal that will be available at the event and distributed to hundreds of New Yorkers. If you would like to show your support by purchasing a congratulatory ad or a VIP table at the event, please contact Lissa Blake at 646 517 2741 or lblake@cityandstateny.com