Hero nominations are collected both online and in person at events and meetings around the neighborhoods such as in parks, libraries and community centers.
Shawn Doyle poses with D’Angelo Rembert, whom he has mentored through youth programs at the Ingersoll Cornerstone Community Center in Fort Greene.
Community Heroes team - Ivan Valladares, Zac Martin, Jasmin Chang and Alexis Lambrou.
The second annual Community Heroes exhibition installed at the Gowanus Houses Old Timers Day in August 2017. Heroes pictured are Tracey Pinkard, Marguerite Scott, Sharlene Bethel and Nicole Percell.