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50th Anniversary Gala

Gala

50th Anniversary Gala

Date

October 19, 2017

5:30 pm - 9:30 pm


Location

Sheraton Grand Chicago

301 E. North Water St.

Sheraton Grand Chicago 301 E. North Water St. Chicago, IL 60611 United States


Contact

harleensingh@povertylaw.org

Fifty years ago, Sargent Shriver inspired us to believe that all Americans deserve the right to equal access to justice and opportunity. Today, we are the lawyers, community activists and allies across the country joined together as one of the nation’s leading advocates for the poor, giving voice to people living in poverty. Join us at our 50th anniversary gala to celebrate the legacy of Sarge and the advancement of the Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law.

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Justice
Dinners

Sargent Shriver famously and frequently posed two questions to everyone from his closest friends to his newest acquaintance: "What have you done today to make this a better world? What will you do tomorrow?"

In celebration of our 50th year, the Shriver Center hopes to spark broadened conversation about poverty and inequality through Justice Dinners to be held across the country.

Sponsor

Connect. Engage. Act.

Justice Dinners are an opportunity for Shriver Center ambassadors, friends, and supporters to gather for intimate and engaging conversations on poverty, racial justice, and policy solutions that can be implemented at the federal, state, and local level.

Hosted by Shriver Center supporters, the 50 Justice Dinners to be held across the country in 2017 will generate ideas, expand networks, and enlist allies for justice and opportunity.

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