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MusIndex Donations

Merit Media just developed a new site that is donating half of its revenue to the foundation. It's called", a site whose purpose is to match up nonprofit benefit events with entertainers looking to support a cause. You would register on the site if you are hosting a benefit and need entertainment (like a band, a clown, or a bellydancer), or if you're an entertainer and you're available to do benefits in case one comes up in the registry. The revenue comes from ad banner clicks.

June Walkathon

The foundation is organizing a "Hero's Walk-a-thon Scholarship Fundraiser" to be held at the Sparks Marina on June 6th. If you wish to walk to help raise scholarship funds send an email to

To help raise funds for the Be Your Own Hero Foundation Scholarship, select which walker you like to sponsor. The monies raised will be posted daily! Donate as much as you would like. Thank you for your time and effort.

Select a walker to sponsor:

Monies raised so far:

May 06, 2015

Social/Comments Page

Want to leave your thoughts on being your own hero? Want to see what other heroes do? Then please visit our Social Media page! It's got all that and more. May 09, 2015

Dec 2014

The Foundation is looking for a location to host its BYOH Movie Night. If you have a facility with movie projection capability and are interested in donating some time please contact the foundation at

AUG 2014

The BE YOUR OWN HERO FOUNDATION ICE BUCKET Challenge! For every donation of $100 or more Charlie Pecot will film an annoucement of the donation followed by a dunking of ice water.

JULY 2014

The Be Your Own Hero Foundation is sponsoring a magazine featuring artists who have certainly grasped the concept of being their own heros. Vox Animae Magazine, the brainchild of Charlie Pecot, has its first debut issue scheduled for release this Summer. The magazine is open to advertisers for a $50 donation.

Visit the Vox Animae website for more information, or call 775-453-4594.