Our annual Awards Night, held in late autumn, honors an internationally known guest who speaks on Latin American human rights issues. This celebration honors individuals and groups for their outstanding work in promoting justice and peace as well as a commitment to the mission of DJPC through the distribution of our Global Justice and Peace Award and our John Proctor Award, which goes to an outstanding DJPC volunteer.
DENVER, JUSTICE & PEACE COMMITTEE’S 2013 ANNUAL AWARDS NIGHT
Honoring NISGUA with the 2013 Global Justice and Peace Award
This year, the 2013 Global Justice and Peace Award will go to NISGUA, Network in Solidarity with the People of Guatemala, links people in the U.S. and Guatemala in the grassroots global struggle for justice, human dignity, and respect for the Earth. Formed at the height of Guatemala’s war in 1981, NISUA’s network today is comprised of thousands of people across the U.S. who demand justice for genocidal crimes of the past, push to change current U.S. policies, challenge corporate-led development in Guatemala, and advocate for grassroots alternatives.
When: Saturday, November 16th, 2013 at 7pm
Where:Highlands United Methodist Church, 3131 Osceola Street, Denver, CO 80212. Free parking is available in the church parking lot on the east side or on the street.
Cost: $15.00 General Admission; $10.00 Students (with ID) and Seniors
For Tickets: Call 303-623-1463 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
PAST AWARDS NIGHTS: 2012