20876_470487866438107_6196843321433056391_nPeople have always needed  heroes.  Heroes inspire us to do great things.  Our favorite heroes don’t work to 
have millions of dollars or admiring fans.  They believe that, there are causes bigger than themselves.
Many heroes have risked hardship, danger and even death.  Their struggles teach us to dream of making a world
filled with justice, beauty, and peace instead of violence, hatred and suffering.  True heroes give us hope 
that if we fight hard enough, this dream just might come true.

During the past several weeks,  WhyArts? artists have been working with special education students and seniors to think about their own heroes and reflect on these questions—
“What is a Hero?   What does a Hero look like?   What actually makes a Hero?  Who is your Hero?!