The Hero Effect

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  • 2016
  • 1 Season

Presented by United Way and produced by Dolphin Entertainment, The Hero Effect is an uplifting docu-series that brings to life the stories of ordinary individuals who are making extraordinary differences in their communities. Shot on location in ten different communities across the country, each episode will celebrate everyday heroes that facilitate beneficial, life-changing impact on the people around them. The heroes featured in the series were identified in part through nominations from the 1,200 local United Ways across the country. Each episode concludes with a call-to-action, encouraging viewers to visit www.HeroEffect.com and connect with their local United Way or other community-based organizations to create positive change.

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Seasons
Indo Jax Surf Charities
10. Indo Jax Surf Charities
December 10, 2016
Summary is not available.
Cheyenne River Youth Project
9. Cheyenne River Youth Project
July 8, 2017
Project leader Julie Garreau works with young people from poverty stricken Native American families in the Eagle Buttle, S.D., community to create services that foster healthy choices and life practices.
Katie's Krops
8. Katie's Krops
June 10, 2017
Seventeen-year-old Katie Stagliano started this organization to teach kids about growing vegetables and how providing those crops to disadvantaged populations can help fight hunger.
Treehouse
7. Treehouse
December 3, 2016
Summary is not available.
Rising Tide Car Wash
6. Rising Tide Car Wash
November 26, 2016
Summary is not available.
Raising Readers in Story County
5. Raising Readers in Story County
November 26, 2016
Summary is not available.
Mary's Center
4. Mary's Center
November 19, 2016
Summary is not available.
More too Life
3. More too Life
November 19, 2016
Summary is not available.
Caf? Momentum
2. Caf? Momentum
November 12, 2016
Chef Chad Houser makes a Dallas-based restaurant and culinary training facility to alter the future of at-risk youth who spent time in juvenile facilities.
Mission United
1. Mission United
November 12, 2016
Founded by Stephen Moss, who was influenced after his daughter came home from deployment injured, Mission United supports military veterans and their families.
Description

Presented by United Way and produced by Dolphin Entertainment, The Hero Effect is an uplifting docu-series that brings to life the stories of ordinary individuals who are making extraordinary differences in their communities. Shot on location in ten different communities across the country, each episode will celebrate everyday heroes that facilitate beneficial, life-changing impact on the people around them. The heroes featured in the series were identified in part through nominations from the 1,200 local United Ways across the country. Each episode concludes with a call-to-action, encouraging viewers to visit www.HeroEffect.com and connect with their local United Way or other community-based organizations to create positive change.

  • Premiere Date
    November 12, 2016