Homecoming Heroes

Sponsored by T Rowe Price.

The annual Homecoming Hero Awards program recognizes and celebrates remarkable Baltimore City heroes—community and nonprofit leaders, activists, artists and innovators—who have made a recent, significant impact on Baltimore. Meet our Homecoming Heroes of 2018 and 2019

2019 Homecoming Heroes

Leonor Blum

Founder & Executive Director, !Adelante Latina!

Van Brooks

Founder and CEO, Safe Alternative Foundation for Education

Rev. Dr. Heber M. Brown III

Pastor, The Black Church Food Security Network

Kayenecha Daugherty

Executive Director, Creative Nomads

Blair Franklin

former Executive Director, YES Youth Drop-In Center

Marlo Hargrove

Co-Founder, Freedom Advocates Celebrating Ex-Offenders FACE

Nneka N’namdi

Founder & Director, Fight Blight Bmore

Shantell Roberts

Founder & Executive Director, Touching Young Lives, Inc.

Ana Rodney

Founder & Executive Director MOMCares

Jayme Wooten


2018 Homecoming Heroes

Erricka Bridgeford

Co-Organizer, Baltimore Ceasefire 365

Monique Brown

Major, Baltimore CIty Police Department

Alexa Gaines

Co-founder, The Bmore Creatives

Panagis Galiatsatos

Co-founder, Medicine for the Greater Good

Ray Kelly

CEO, No Boundaries Coalition

Jabari Lyles

Executive Director, GLSEN Maryland

Alphonso Mayo

Founder & Executive, Mentoring Mentors

Randi Pupkin

Executive Director, Art With a Heart

Mr. Trash Wheel

First Invention of His Kind, the Unmuddied, King of the Flotsam, etc.

Brittany Young

Founder & CEO, B360