We know our community houses unsung heroes in the cause of justice. On Saturday, April 29, the McKinley Foundation will honor four such heroes at its 8th Annual Social Justice Awards Gala. We are especially pleased to have University of Illinois Chancellor Robert J. Jones, PhD, as our keynote speaker this year.
This year’s honorees are:
- Aadeel Akhtar – Student
- MakerGirl – Student Organization
- Lorianne Bauer – Community Individual
- East Central Illinois Refugee Mutual Assistance Center – Community Organization
Tickets go on sale soon. Please join us on April 29 to honor this year’s recipients, view displays of their work, and meet Chancellor Jones.