Among the things on tap for a very busy week in the state capital: the 15th annual Defenders of Justice Awards Dinner .
The Defenders of Justice Awards are presented each year by the North Carolina Justice Center to honor individuals or organizations who are making significant contributions in the following areas: Litigation; Research and Policy Development; Public Policy Advocacy and Grassroots Empowerment/Community Capacity Building.
This year’s 15th Annual DOJ event will be held on Thursday, May 9 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Carolina Club at UNC Chapel Hill’s George Watts Hill Alumni Center.
Please contact Melissa Wiggins for details on sponsorship opportunities at (919) 861-2209 or firstname.lastname@example.org , or click on the link below.
THE 2013 HONOREES
LEGISLATIVE & ADMINISTRATIVE ADVOCACY
Wayne Goodwin, NC Commissioner of Insurance
Phil Lehman, NC Office of the Attorney General
Mortgage Foreclosure Unit, Legal Aid of NC
POLICY RESEARCH AND ADVOCACY
A. Philip Randolph Institute