The Westchester Family YMCA is scheduled to host its first annual “Kids Need Heroes” event at 11:30 a.m. Friday, January 25th, at the Crowne Plaza Hotel, 5985 Century Blvd., Westchester.

The event will honor Playa Vista president Steve Soboroff, who will accept the Hero of the Year Award and David A. Herbst, who will receive the Community Pillar Award.

Tables are available for $1,250 and individual seats are $125.

Information, West Enterprises at (310) 227-8100.