Showing posts with label ROBERT F. KENNEDY. Show all posts
Showing posts with label ROBERT F. KENNEDY. Show all posts

Friday, December 11, 2015


Jean Shafiroff With Kerry Kennedy

Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights presented the 2015 Ripple of Hope Award to Congressman John Lewis (D-GA), Apple CEO Tim Cook, Evercore co-founder Roger Altman, and UNESCO Ambassador Marianna Vardinoyannisat the New York Hilton Midtown.

 The Ripple of Hope Award honors leaders of the international business,entertainment, and activist communities who demonstrate commitment to social change and reflect Robert Kennedy's passion for equality, justice, basic human rights, and his belief that we all must strive to "make gentle the life of this world."

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Monday, November 26, 2012


The Robert F. Kennedy Center for
Justice and Human Rights

 Jerry Springer

The Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights launched its 6th Annual Ripple of Hope Holiday Auction with support from some of the world's most recognizable leaders spanning business, sports, arts and entertainment. President Clinton, Ethan Hawke, Taylor Swift, Matthew Broderick, Mandy Patinkin, and Jerry Springer are just a few of notable figures who are featured to raise funds for the RFK Center's work supporting fearless human rights defenders and inspiring a new generation of defenders through its powerful human rights curriculum. The auction, powered by leading charity auction site Charitybuzz, is open to bidders internationally  through December 11th at WWW.RFKCENTER.ORG.

"The RFK Center is dedicated to carrying forward Robert Kennedy's legacy and his vision for a more just and peaceful world. We are truly ecstatic about the incredible packages donated this holiday season and touched by the generosity our supporters have shown. From the chance to visit the Facebook headquarters to set visits for some of the hottest shows on television, we are thrilled to be able to offer these experiences in the 2012 Ripple of Hope Holiday Auction," said Kerry Kennedy, President of the RFK Center.

Auction highlights include:

Enjoy a Visit and Discussion with Showtime's Homeland Actor Mandy Patinkin on Location in Charlotte, North Carolina 

Go Behind the Scenes at the Silicon Valley Facebook Headquarters with 4 Friends & Meet Top Executives