Heartland Alliance: 16th Annual Human Rights Awards

  • The Fairmont Chicago Hotel 200 N Columbus Dr Chicago, IL, 60601 United States

Since 2000, the National Immigrant Justice Center’s Human Rights Awards luncheon has honored human rights champions and celebrated the contributions of business, civic, and philanthropic leaders. The luncheon provides critical funding for NIJC to ensure that it can continue to promote human rights and access to justice for immigrants.

2015 Keynote & Awardee:
Ishmael Beah

2015 Awardees:
The Jeanne and Joseph Sullivan Award: Ishmael Beah
Human Rights Practitioner Award: Mark A. Flessner, Holland & Knight LLP 
Commitment to Change Award: Carol Brook, Federal Defender Program, Northern District of Illinois 
Human Rights Corporate Award: JPMorgan Chase & Co.