On September 25, 2017, the Fair Housing Justice Center (FHJC) held its 12th Anniversary Acting for Justice Awards benefit at the NYU Kimmel Center. It was an evening infused with inspiration, entertainment and a celebration of FHJC’s twelve years of accomplishments. It included a VIP Cocktail Hour for sponsors, supporters and honorees, followed by a general reception. The awards program, hosted by Broadway actor and concert/recording artist Darius de Haas, celebrated the FHJC’s accomplishments and recognized 13 individuals and organizations that made a significant impact in the struggle for fair housing. The evening featured a presentation by legal scholar and acclaimed author, Sheryll Cashin, a performance by 3-time Grammy nominated R&B artist Ryan Shaw, and a raffle for two tickets to the smash Broadway musical ‘Hamilton’.
For more information about the event:
- Click here to download the event program, which includes biographical information about our honorees and performers.
- Click here to view the Opening Acts newsletter, which describes the event in greater detail.
- Scroll down to view photos from our awards celebration.
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SUPERSTARS FOR JUSTICE
Cuti Hecker Wang LLP
Emery Celli Brinckeroff & Abady LLP
Eisenberg & Baum LLP
SUPPORTING ACTOR FOR JUSTICE
Guest Stars for Justice
Enterprise Community Partners
Parker Hanski LLC
The Actors Fund
Latham & Watkins
Blythe Design Studio