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The Inaugural Leonard I. Beerman Foundation Award for Peace and Justice in Action

  • Leo Baeck Temple 1300 N Sepulveda Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90049 (map)

The inaugural Leonard I. Beerman Award for Social Justice in Action was presented to John R. Lewis, the distinguished civil rights leader and member of the United States Congress, on Sunday, October 29, 2017 at Leo Baeck Temple in Los Angeles. Introduction by Reverend James M. Lawson, Jr. Conversation moderated by Professor David Myers. A video of the complete program is below:


Susan Adelman, Claudio Llanos,
     Lisa Ndecky & Aron Llanos
Salam & Laila Al-Marayati
Robin & Nat Bernstein
Rabbi Ken Chasen & Allison Lee
Arthur Greenberg
David Hoberman
Lisa & Dustin Hoffman
Audrey Irmas
Lyn & Norman Lear
Beth & David Meltzer
David Myers & Nomi Stolzenberg

Joanne & Joel Mogy
Joan & Fred Nicholas
Susan & Leonard Nimoy
Jane & Ron Olson
John Ptak & Margaret Black
Mary & George Regas
E. Randol & Pamela Schoenberg
Marc Seltzer & Christina Snyder
Barbra Streisand
Wasserman Foundation
The Family of Rabbi Leonard I.

*List as of October 24, 2017

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