THE AMERICAN HEROES
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BRAHM AHMADI - Oakland, CA
Founder of People's Grocery
and currently CEO of People's Community Market
LINDSAY AVNER - Chicago, IL
Founder of Bright Pink
CHARLES BEST - New York, NY
Founder / CEO of DonorsChoose.org
ENID BORDEN - Alexandria, VA
President / CEO of Meals on Wheels Association of America
ADAM BRAUN - New York, NY
Founder / Executive Director of Pencils of Promise
DR. ROBERT D. BULLARD - Houston, TX
Dean, Barbara Jordan-Mickey Leland School of Public Affairs, TSU
SUSAN BURTON - Los Angeles, CA
Founder / Executive Director of A New Way of Life Reentry Project
GEOFFREY CANADA - New York, NY
President / CEO of Harlem Children's Zone
EUGENE CHO - Seattle, WA
Founder / President of One Day's Wages
TARYN DAVIS - Austin, TX
Founder / Executive Director of American Widow Project
MICHAEL DIMOCK - San Francisco, CA
President of Roots of Change
ROBERT EGGER - Washington, DC
Founder / President of DC Central Kitchen
ABIGAIL FALIK - Oakland, CA
Founder / CEO Global Citizen Year
HAROLD P. FREEMAN, M.D. - New York, NY
Founder of The Harold P. Freeman Patient Navigation Institute
RAYMOND GANT - Philadelphia, PA
Co-Founder / President of The Ray of Hope Project
MARK GOLDSMITH - New York, NY
President / CEO of Getting Out and Staying Out
ROSHI JOAN HALIFAX - Santa Fe, NM
Founder / Abbot of Upaya Zen Center
KATHRYN HALL-TRUJILLO - Albuquerque, NM
Founder / Director of Birthing Project USA
DARELL HAMMOND - Washington, DC
Founder / CEO of KaBOOM!
SCOTT HARRISON - New York, NY
Founder / CEO of charity: water
DOC HENDLEY - Boone, NC
Founder / President of Wine to Water
SARAH ELIZABETH IPPEL - Chicago, IL
Founder / Executive Director of Academy for Global Citizenship
JESSICA JACKLEY - Los Angeles, CA
Founder of Kiva.org
CAROLYN JONES - New York, NY
Founder / President of 100 People Foundation
DEAN KAMEN - Manchester, NH
Founder of FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition
of Science and Technology)
PATRICK LAWLER - Nashville, TN
CEO of Youth Villages
JAMES LECESNE - New York, NY
Founder of The Trevor Project
DR. SUSAN LOVE - Santa Monica, CA
President of Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation
ADAM LOWY - Neptune, NJ
Founder of Move For Hunger
NANCY LUBLIN - New York, NY
CEO and Chief Old Person of DoSomething.org
ANNE MAHLUM - Philadelphia, PA
Founder / CEO of Back on My Feet
BROTHER BOB MALLOY - Detroit, MI
Director of Pastoral Care, Capuchin Soup Kitchen
BEN MANGAN - San Francisco, CA
Co-Founder / President / CEO of EARN
REBECCA ONIE - Boston, MA
Co-Founder / CEO of Health Leads
CATHERINE OPPENHEIMER - Santa Fe, NM
Co-Founder of National Dance Institute of New Mexico
ROY PROSTERMAN - Seattle, WA
Founder / Chairman Emeritus of Landesa
LINDA ROTTENBERG - New York, NY
Co-Founder / CEO of Endeavor
ERIC SCHWARZ - Boston, MA
Co-Founder / CEO of Citizen Schools
JAY SCOTT - Wynnewood, PA
Co-Executive Directors of Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation
EARL SHORRIS - New York, NY
Chair of Clemente Course in the Humanities ®
CAMERON SINCLAIR - San Francisco, CA
Co-Founder of Architecture for Humanity
CHUCK SLAUGHTER - San Francisco, CA
Founder / CEO of Living Goods
THE REVEREND STAN J. SLOAN - Chicago, IL
CEO of Chicago House and Social Service Agency
GARY SLUTKIN, M.D. - Chicago, IL
Founder and Executive Director of CeaseFire
MIKE UTLEY - Orondo, WA
President of Mike Utley Foundation
DAVID VANDERPOOL, M.D. - Brentwood, TN
Founder / CEO of Mobile Medical Disaster Relief
JILL VIALET - Oakland, CA
Founder / CEO of Playworks
DAN WALLRATH - Centerville, TX
Founder / President of Operation FINALLY HOME
WYNONA WARD - Vershire, VT
Founder / Executive Director of Have Justice—Will Travel
MICHAEL WEINSTEIN - Los Angeles, CA
Co-Founder and President of AIDS Healthcare Foundation
JIM ZIOLKOWSKI - Stamford, CT
Founder / CEO of buildOn
IRENE ZOLA - New York, NY
President / CEO of Lifeforce in Later Years (LiLY)