Photo Palooza

Heroes for All Inc in USA and Xerox Leadership Association collaborated to bring first of its kind Photo exhibition and contest for teens in Monroe county, NY on June 15, 2024 at Xerox Gil Hatch Center in Webster, NY.

A heartfelt gratitude to Tara Bazilian-Chang and Eric Owusu for inspiring the participating teens and all of us on Photography that brings out the inner creativity and meaning tnrough captured moments. A very informative photography session with the teens were lead by Ms. Bazilian Chang and Dr. Owusu in which kids learned about photography techniques and careers.

Also thanks to International Street photographer Joy Kumar Roy to help with the selection of the winning photos. The participants also toured the Xerox production center learning about how the magic behind printing. They also visited the Xerox Archive walking through the illustrious history of one of the popular industry in Rochester.

Thanks Nermine Zakhary , Tammy Richards, PMP for making this event happens at the wonderful facility. All participants enjoyed the experience. Coach Jim Johnson and Founder of Heroes for All Dr. Rehnuma Karim shared some thoughts at the Inauguration. Jonathan Goehring - the radio and podcast host also provided support with the promo video. Thanks to 4M TV USA for getting the introductory video ready for the event.

The day long Photography Exhibition, workshop and contest was concluded with the participants receiving certificates from the Guest Speakers.

Photo Palooza is grateful to Xerox Leadership Association for partnering with Heroes for All and also thankful to Wegmans for supporting the event providing snacks and drinks for the participants.