World of Children recognizes individuals for their involvement, service, research and leadership in changing the lives of underserved and at-risk children through substantial efforts in public outreach and advocacy. We are grateful for the opportunity to publicly recognize the accomplishments of these individuals the contributions they have made to so many children.
We are thrilled to announce that Lysa and Grant Heslov will be recognized at our 2019 Hero Awards Benefit with the prestigious Advocacy Award.
10 years ago, Lysa founded Children Mending Hearts, a Los-Angeles based organization that combats bullying and intolerance by inspiring empathy in children through art and service-learning programs.
2016 Advocacy Award Mentor, Child Advocate
2016 Advocacy Award Fashion Model, Child Advocate
2015 Advocacy Award World Champion Foundation
2014 Advocacy Award, Lifetime Achievement Award St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
2013 Advocacy Award FEED Projects
2011 Advocacy Award New York Center for Autism
2010 Advocacy Award The Dan Marino Foundation
2009 Advocacy Award, Lifetime Achievement Award Journalists, Child Advocates