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Media Arts Education - Model Programs
Local Hero Fests

Online resources include templates and plans that can be customized for groups hosting Local Hero Festivals in community centers and schools. DVDs of award-winning short films from our International Film Festival are available upon request to enrich local hero fests.
Download a step by step guide to hosting a local hero fest

The City of Laguna Beach, the Laguna Beach Community Foundation, local merchants and artists join with The MY HERO Project to support an annual celebration of local heroes. This all-ages event is held at {sevendegrees}, a state-of-the-art, multimedia venue.

NEW HEROES FESTIVAL - Annually sponsored by the Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce
The MY HERO Project teamed up with The New Roads School and the Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce to produce a video to highlight heroes in public service and education for this annual event.

MY HERO has a rich library of short films online for use for local and global hero celebrations.
MY HERO Media Arts Resources to help you get started
Our Heroes Ourselves - a resource guide for K-5 teachers