WMNF Peace Awards: Peacemakers Honored, Amy Goodman to Host, Steve Earle to Perform
Laura Taylor about over 4 years ago
The WMNF Peace Awards will be a very special evening! The WMNF Peace Awards are designed to honor those who have made great strides and efforts in the areas of human rights, social and economic justice, the environment and non-violence.
Please join us as we honor Lou and Karen Putney and the late Susan Hussey with the first-ever WMNF Peace Legacy Award
We have also nominated the following individuals in these categories: Peace & Freedom Faith Fippinger, Peace Activist; Becky Steele, Regional Executive Director, ACLU; Kelly Benjamin, Independent Journalist and Activist
Peace & Justice Coalition of Immokalee Workers & Lucas Benitez; Linda Moreno, Attorney for Sami al-Arian; Melva Underbakke, Social Justice Advocate Rev. Warren Clark,FUSE; Davida Johns, Pro-Nica;
Peace, Love & Understanding Ahmed Bedier and Sammar Jarrah, True Talk; Amy Goodman, Democracy Now!; Connie May Fowler, author
Peace & Humanity Nadine Smith, Equality Florida; Rev. Bruce Wright, Advocate for the Homeless; Freedom Playground Foundation and Stefani Busansky; Linda A. Osmundson, Executive Director, CASA; Little Red Wagon Foundation; Anna Rodriguez, Founder, Florida Coalition Against Human Traffiking; Dr. Kiran C. Patel and Center for Global Solutions
Special Merit Award - Community Tampa Bay
Amy Goodman of Democracy Now!, who is up for an award, will serve as the evening's emcee. Additionally, we're thrilled Steve Earle will make an appearance and perform for a half-hour. All this and dinner, too!
The WMNF Peace Awards Saturday, August 29, 2009 6-9pm Maestro's at the Tampa Bay Performing Arts Center, 1010 North W.C. MacInnes Place Tampa, Florida 33602
This is a fundraiser: All proceeds benefit WMNF.
Tickets, $75 Tables of 10, $600 You'll be able to order on-line soon, or call Laura Taylor at (813) 865-8260 to get your tickets today!