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Hero Initiative at Emerald City Comic Con

February 26, 2013

Dollar Days all weekend! All to raise money for Hero Initiative!


Writer Peter David continues his recovery from a stroke suffered Dec. 30.

January 22, 2013


BRIAN PULIDO ON CARS4CAUSES AND HERO INITIATIVE

December 21, 2012


Hero Initiative's 2013 memberships are NOW available!

December 13, 2012

To show your support and get GREAT benefits, register NOW!


Russ Heath Speaks Out on behalf of Hero Initiaitive!

December 12, 2012

I’m a pretty lucky guy.


Hero Initiative Auctions 100+ Original Fantastic Four #600 covers!

November 6, 2012

Buyers can also get free CGC Signature Series service!


HERO INITIATIVE Attends Long Beach Comic and Horror con!

November 1, 2012


Monkeybrain “Giving Back” through the Hero Initiative

October 30, 2012

An open letter from Chris Roberson, co-founder of Monkeybrain Comics


The Fantastic Four 100 Project

October 30, 2012

Marvel Comics printed a precious few blank covers on the landmark Fantastic Four #600, and the Hero Initiative commissioned 100 top artists to do an original drawing on each cover. The results are here for you to see, with covers unveiled October 31st through November 2nd!


HERO INITIATIVE Travels to New York City Comic Con with

October 5, 2012

Al Plastino, The BIG Party and exclusive CGC signings


Ralphs!

September 25, 2012

On September 1, Ralphs grocery stores wipes the slate clean on their “Community Contribution” program, and we need to build back from Square One!


Hero Initiative Partners with The Walking Dead for First-Ever Image Comics “100 Project”

September 14, 2012

Including original covers drawn by Charlie Adlard and (yes) The Walking Dead creator/writer Robert Kirkman


Hero Initiative Auctions ‘Wake Up And Draw’ Art On ComicArtFans.com starting September 18

September 13, 2012

Great works of art were produced to celebrate Jack Kirby’s birthday!


KEVIN BROGAN’S SPEECH AT 2012 HARVEY AWARDS ON JOE KUBERT

September 13, 2012

Many at the 2012 Harvey Awards ceremony at Baltimore Comic-Con were touched by the speech Hero Initiative volunteer Kevin Brogan gave to introduce the Dick Giordano Humanitarian of the Year Award on September 8, 2012. Some were moved to tears. We’ve been asked by many to share the speech, and with Kevin’s kind permission, it’s presented here:


JOHN ROMITA JR. AND JOE KUBERT ARE WINNERS OF 2012 HERO INITIATIVE AWARDS

September 9, 2012

Lifetime Achievement and Humanitarian Awards given out at 2012 Harvey Awards ceremony


HAPPY! COMIC RELEASE PARTY & HERO CHARITY DRIVE

September 7, 2012


Hero Initiative at Baltimore Comic-con

September 4, 2012

With John Romita Jr. and Marvel Comics’ Tom Brevoort!


HERO INITIATIVE CELEBRATES JACK KIRBY’S BIRTHDAY AUGUST 28 WITH THE KIRBY FAMILY

August 21, 2012

“Wake Up and Draw” and Kirby4Heroes events planned


Roger Slifer Update, August 16, 2012

August 16, 2012

Brief good news and progress in the matter of Roger Slifer!


Hero Initiative off to Wizard World Chicago Comic Con!

August 1, 2012


ROGER SLIFER UPDATE

July 31, 2012


Hero Initiative helping out in the matter of Roger Slifer

July 6, 2012

Hero Initiative is helping out in the matter of recent hit-and-run victim Roger Slifer


Hero Initiative Travels to San Diego!

July 5, 2012

Exclusive Overstreet and Lady Death books plus “Fantasy Camp” auctions are highlights


SDCC Booth Schedule!

July 2, 2012

Hope we will see you all in two weeks!!!


New Fantastic Four #600 covers from Dale Keown, Nick Bradshaw

June 28, 2012

New Fantastic Four #600 covers from Dale Keown, Nick Bradshaw


Robert Washington Laid to Rest

June 26, 2012

Hero Initiative and the Robert Washington Family thank all 365 donors


Robert Washington Memorial Information

June 23, 2012

Robert Washington Memorial Information


LAST CALL FOR 2012 HERO INITIATIVE MEMBERSHIPS!

June 4, 2012


CLASSIC “MAD” BOOK BACK IN PRINT RELIVE MAD’S GLORY YEARS

May 21, 2012

Frank Jacobs’ masterpiece The Mad World of William M. Gaines available digitally from Wowio.com


Hero Initiative at Phoenix Comic Con Memorial Day Weekend

May 18, 2012

With Contributors Stuart Immonen, John Layman And Spawn/Lady Death Phoenix Con print


Hero Initiative’s GROOVY MADMEN of COMICS party Features Julius Schwartz original cover proofs At THE COMIC BUG, Manhattan Beach, Calif.

May 16, 2012


Hero Comics 2012 coming soon with Short story by Russ Heath

April 23, 2012

Hero Comics Hits the stores May 30th!


Craig Rousseau Fantastic Four #600 cover!

April 19, 2012

Craig Rousseau Fantastic Four #600 cover!


Hero Initiative hits Chicago for C2E2

April 9, 2012


Grendel & Batman on Hero Exclusive Overstreet #42

April 5, 2012

Matt Wagner illustrates limited edition fundraiser hardcover edition of the Guide Los Angeles, CA. April 5, 2012-Gemstone Publishing and The Hero Initiative have once again teamed up to raise money for comic creators in need. Toward that end, they will release an exclusive, 500-copy, limited hardcover edition of The Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide #42 at Comic-Con International: San Diego on Wednesday, July 11, 2012.


Hero At ECCC and Bowling to Raise Money with Special Guests!

March 26, 2012

Hero Initiative at Emerald City Comic Con Bowling Party at Garage Billiards With Very Special guests All to raise money for Hero Initiative!


Steve McNiven Fantastic Four #600 cover!

March 23, 2012

Please bask in its resplendent glory!


Hero to Wondercon!

March 12, 2012

Joseph Michael Linsner as Special Guest All weekend!


Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab Debuts Three New Comic-inspired Scents At Exclusive Dark Delicacies Party

February 28, 2012

Based on popular Dawn, Grendel, and Top Cow characters to benefit Hero Initiative


Hero Attends ImageExpo

February 21, 2012

With Special guest Matt Wagner!


Hero Hits MegaCon!

February 8, 2012

George Pérez, original covers and top costumers are among the highlights


Amy Chu of Alpha Girl Comics NO COFFEE FOR A WEEK to Support Hero!

February 3, 2012


“Be The Hero” Hero Initiative Relaunches, Rebrands

January 23, 2012

New logo and new website unveiled


"Proof of Heroes" Exhibit and JLA 100 Project Auction in One Spectacular Evening at Tate's Comics

January 4, 2012

January 3, 2012: (Los Angeles, CA) The social event of the season will take place January 21, 2012 at Tate's Comics in Lauderhill, FL, in the Miami-Ft. Lauderdale area. To kick off the exhibition, Tate's is hosting in-store signing with Paul Levitz, George Pérez and Alex Saviuk on January 21 as well. In addition, the second leg of Hero Initiative's "Justice League of America 100 Project" auction will take place on the same evening.


Stan Lee is turning 89, and wants you to Shift Your Gift!

November 28, 2011

Stan Lee is the man who has everything! So instead of more gifts, Stan kindly asks that you make a donation to Hero Initiative to help him celebrate his 89th birthday, Dec. 28, 2011!

Help him celebrate by donating to his favorite charity, Hero Initiative, through ShiftMyGift.com!


Hero Initiative Original Justice League of America #50 Covers Make National Tour

November 2, 2011

All 100 covers displayed and auctioned over three tour stops.


Hero Initiative And Eisner Award-winning Darwyn Cooke At Long Beach Comic and Horror Con!

October 24, 2011

World Premiere Release of Parker: The Martini Edition And signatures by film writer/director John Carpenter.


Hero Initiative attends Wizard World's Mid-Ohio Comic Con

October 17, 2011

With Special Guest Artist Angel Medina!


Hero Initiative travels to New York Comic Con

October 6, 2011

With an ALL-STAR cast and Comic Book legend Al Plastino Special Hero Initiative panel with Chris Ivy, Ralph Reese and Robert Washington


Hero Initiative and Special Guests Steve Dillon and George Perez Appear at Dragon*Con

August 26, 2011

Hero initiative, the non-profit organization that raises money for comic creators in need, is proud to announce its attendance at Dragon*Con over labor day weekend, September 2nd through 5th in Atlanta Georgia. Hero will be located at Booth #BT23.


San Diego Comic Con

July 23-27, 2014

Wizard World Chicago

August 21-24, 2014

Baltimore Comic Con

September 5-7, 2014

Long Beach Comic Con

September 27-28, 2014


Hero Initiative attends Long Beach Comic Con

Thursday, September 18, 2014

PRESENTING THE HUMBLE VALIANT BUNDLE

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

IDW PUBLISHING & HUMBLE BUNDLE

Thursday, September 04, 2014



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