News10’s My Neighborhood is proud to accept the 2012 Outstanding Broadcast Media Partner award from the Army of Angels, whose mission is to eliminate crime against children.
News10 was selected from 173 nominations nationwide for its community-based, socially conscious online stories.
Marc Klaas will be presenting the award to News10 My Neighborhood at the Heroes with Heart Gala April 1st, during National Child Abuse Prevention month.
Klaas is the father of Polly Klaas and the president and founder of Klaas Kids Foundation.
National Child Abuse Prevention Month (NCAPM) focuses on preventing child abuse/neglect within our communities specifically by fostering education and collaborations which facilitate the type of awareness required to prevent criminal conduct against the youngest and most vulnerable members of society.