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Activist Awards Grassroots Gala 6:30-11 p.m. Dec. 11, Washington D.C. | Washington Peace Center

The Activist Awards Grassroots Gala is a wonderful event where we celebrate DC activists’ hard work and successes in creating a more just and peaceful world. We honor local activists and throw a party for the entire community. This year we will celebrate our 10th year hosting the Activist Awards! Wow!

And the winners are…!

  • Aja Taylor, Bread for the City and the DC Ban the Box Coalition
  • Bruno Avila, Employment Justice Center and Latino Economic Development Center
  • Calvert Citizens for a Healthy Community
  • Noura Erakat, Jadaliyya and the DC Palestinian Film and Arts Festival
  • Salim Adofo, National Black United Front
  • Salvador Sarmiento, National Day Laborers Organizer Network and Cosita Seria
  • Youth Award: Lydia Brown, Washington Metro Disabled Students Collective and the Autistic Self Advocacy Network
  • Lifetime Achievement Award: Shujaa Graham, Witness to Innocence

Click here to see more information about all of the inspirational awardees.

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