Welcome To Jewish Community Heroes

The Jewish Community Hero Award honors those making strides to repair the world, starting in their own communities. Last year, you cast over 500,000 votes along the way toward naming the Hero of the Year.

Submit your nomination today to make sure your Hero has as much time as possible to collect votes.

Meet the Latest Nominees

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Federation Hero honorees


2011 Jewish Community Hero of the Year!

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Here are your Semifinalists!

We've counted the votes and the results are in! Read More »

Voting for 2011 Heroes Is Closed

We were thrilled to receive well over 200 thousand votes in this year's Jewish Community Heroes campaign. Your engagement has made the 2011 campaign a success.  Read More »

A Chance to do Great Work

Our Jewish Community Heroes have been making a big difference with their work, but how could being named Hero of the Year impact their efforts? Read More »