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We are on a quest to save the world.

The Hero Foundation is an organization of young adults from Napa County with an audacious quest ahead of them; Save the World.
 

Through community service-centered projects, demonstrations, activism, fundraising, and the active promotion of the vitality of peace and love, we strive to do our part in saving the world, one community at a time.

 

With our wide range of projects and causes that we dedicate ourselves to, you are sure to find something you’d love to participate in as a Hero Foundation Volunteer!

The world needs heroes like you. Join us on our journey to create a world of peace, love, and prosperity for all.

Be a Hero.

- The Hero Foundation

Our Team

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Michael Rupprecht

Executive Director & Founder

I am Michael Rupprecht. I am the Executive Director and founder of The Hero Foundation. I’m a twenty-one year old Napa Valley native with a dream to do my part in saving the world. Outside of my work through the Hero Foundation, I am also a City of Napa Commission Member, a published author, musician, actor, and a student of political science at our very own Napa Valley College. Along with my service work through the Hero Foundation, I also travel with Outreach360 as a teacher in Nicaragua and the Dominican Republic and I am a former council member of Teens Connect in Napa Valley. I love my family, my friends, my team, and I want to work for peace and with every second of my life. I believe we can save the world.

Email: michael@theherofoundationus.org

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Raphael Genty

Co-Founder

Hello, my name is Raphael Genty. I am nineteen years old, a freshman college student at High Point University, and the Co-Founder of the Hero Foundation. I am majoring in entrepreneurship, and am involved in the entrepreneurship and sales club on my campus. I have lead abroad trips to the Dominican Republic as well as Nicaragua, and am a council member of Teens Connect! Something you may not know about me is that I have started 4 businesses throughout my life! My favorite color is red, and on my free time, I enjoy running, hanging out with friends, and making a difference in the world!

Email: raphael@theherofoundationus.org

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Dominic Di Pasqua

Co-Founder

My name is Dominic Di Pasqua. I am the Co-Founder of The Hero Foundation and I am serving as the Director of Communications. I am currently a Senior at Napa High School. I am very passionate nature lover as well as an environmental advocate, and I want to do what I can to help preserve our beautiful world. In the fall of 2019, I will be attending Northern Arizona University to study Environmental Science in hope to continue my passion of helping the environment there. Apart from service work, I spend a lot of my time rock climbing, biking or  anywhere outside in nature.

Email: dominic@theherofoundationus.org

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