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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.


HERO INITIATIVE PARTNERS WITH GRAHAM CRACKERS COMICS FOR ONLINE STORE

August 5, 2011

Full range of great products available for immediate shipping!


Hero Initiative at Wizard’s Chicago Comic Con With Guest Star Matt Wagner!

August 3, 2011

WORLD PREMIERE FOUR Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab "Grendel" scents


BONOMO TURKISH TAFFY HEADS TO COMIC SHOPS TO SUPPORT THE HERO INITIATIVE

August 1, 2011

Classic Candy Brand Gives Back to Classic Comic Creators


HERO INITIATIVE TRAVELS TO SAN DIEGO

July 13, 2011

Exclusive Overstreet, Hero Comics 2011 and "Fantasy Camp" Auctions are Highlights


HERO INITIATIVE TRAVELS TO ALBUQUERQUE COMIC EXPO

June 16, 2011

“ACE” WITH GUEST BERNIE WRIGHTSON


Hero Initiative travels to Charlotte North Carolina’s Heroescon With special guest Karl Kesel

May 31, 2011

Huge signing of 100 Avengers and more!


Auctions Monster Set of IDW's Godzilla : Kingdom of Monsters Retailer Editions to Benefit The Hero Initiative

May 16, 2011

mycomicshop.com is auctioning a full set of Godzilla #1 to benefit the Hero Initiative through May 22. The set includes all 74 retailer editions, the 1-in-10 variant cover, and both covers of the regular edition. An additional Lone Star Comics edition has even been signed and remarked by artist Matt Frank!


Hero Initiative with Special Guest Matt Wagner at San Jose’s BIG WOW! Comic-Fest

May 13, 2011

Special guest signings and free print!


MARVEL AND HERO INITIATIVE SEND SPIDER-MAN TO JOSH MEDORS’ AID

April 25, 2011

Print at Packrat Comics on Free Comic Book Day to aid artist in battle against cancer


Hero Initiative Celebrates WonderCon!

March 28, 2011

Celebrating the 25th Anniversary With A Fundraiser Sponsored by IDW for The Cartoon Art Museum and the Hero Initiative with Special Guest Berkeley Breathed Sketch of your choice by Arthur Adams at Auction and Special Guests singings!


Hero Initiative travels to MegaCon!

March 21, 2011

Special Iron Man screening And several famous friends hanging at the booth!


Hero Initiative with Special Guest John McCrea at Chicago’s C2E2

March 14, 2011

With 100 Avengers Unveiling Party sponsored by Graham Crackers Comics


IDW Presents A fundraiser for The Cartoon Art Museum and The Hero Initiative

March 10, 2011

Celebrating From Bloom County to Mars: The Imagination of Berkeley Breathed With Special Guest Berkeley Breathed Cartoon Art Museum Event: Saturday, April 2, 2010 from 8pm to 11pm Ticketed Event: Sliding scale from $10 to $100


5FINITY PRODUCTIONS AUCTIONS LADY DEATH SKETCH CARDS FOR HERO INITIATIVE

February 16, 2011

80 New Originals featuring Brian Pulido’s Lady Death Benefit Comic Book Charity


First Ever DC Comics and Hero Initiative Collaboration: Justice League of America #50

February 1, 2011

A collection of 100 Covers from Top artists around the world!


Wizard World St. Louis

April 4-6, 2014

Awesome Con Washington DC

April 18-20, 2014

Calgary Comic Expo

April 24-27, 2014

Reed Chicago C2E2

April 25-27, 2014




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