Holly Carter/BYkids Wins Global Media Educator Award

Holly Carter, founder and Executive Director of BYkids, has been awarded the Global Media Educator Award in 2021 by The MY HERO Project as part of their 17th Annual International Film Festival. Jeanne Meyers, director and co-founder of the MY HERO Project, stated: “If we care about the power of media to transform and educate and inspire, then her role in doing that one story at a time is profound.” READ MORE

Since 1995, over 100 million people from 197 countries have participated in The MY HERO Project, an award-winning program that raises awareness for the work being done by “heroes” globally to address the greatest challenges of our time. They work to promote cross-cultural communication, human rights, environmental awareness, tolerance, media literacy and the arts.