Honorees

Being Brave 2021

Melba Moore

Tony Award-winning Entertainer & Activist
Being Brave Award

Gisela Ciancia

Principal, Roosevelt Elementary School
Outstanding Advocate Award

Safe+Sound Somerset

Accepted by Executive Director Michele E. Boronkas

Outstanding Provider Award

United Methodist Church of New Brunswick

Accepted by Reverend Cyndi Stouffer

Outstanding Volunteer Award

Being Brave 2020

Sheryl Lee Ralph

Actor, Philanthropist, and Activist

Being Brave Award

Leslie Maxie

Maxie Media Group

Outstanding Advocate Award

Det. Danny Gallardo

New Brunswick Police Department

Outstanding Provider Award

Debbie Maddock

Sophie's Bistro

Outstanding Volunteer Award

Being Brave 2019

Tarana Burke

Activist, Advocate & Founder of #MeToo Movement

Being Brave Award

Elaine Hewins

Domestic Violence Education and Awareness Program at the RWJUH Community Health Promotions, Robert Wood Johnson Barnabas Health

Outstanding Advocate Award

Louise Ragusa

Woodbridge Domestic Violence Response Team

Outstanding Provider Award

Dr. Penelope Lattimer

New Jersey School Development Council

Outstanding Volunteer Award