National Alliance to End Homlessness to Recognize Outstanding Achievements In Ending Homelessness

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National Alliance to End Homelessness

Press Releases | March 25, 2009

March 25, 2009
Contact: Amanda Krusemark
202-942-8281
akrusemark@naeh.org
NATIONAL ALLIANCE TO END HOMELESSNESS TO RECOGNIZE OUTSTANDING ACHIEVEMENTS IN ENDING HOMELESSNESS
 
National Alliance to End Homelessness Annual Awards Ceremony to  Recognize Leaders From New York, Houston, and Washington, DC, with Mistress of Ceremonies PBS Correspondent, Judy Woodruff and a Special Appearance by Sweet Honey In The Rock.
 
WHAT: 
The National Alliance to End Homelessness, along with event co-chairs, John J. Sweeney, President, AFL-CIO, Richard Ravitch, Chairman, AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust and D. William Moreau, Jr., Managing Partner, Barnes & Thornburg LLP, are hosting the Alliance’s Annual Awards Ceremony on Thursday, April 2 in the Terrace Theater at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts.
 
PBS Senior Correspondent, Judy Woodruff will be joining us as Mistress of Ceremonies for this celebratory evening and the program will feature a special appearance by Sweet Honey In The Rock! The Private Sector Achievement Award will be presented to Maria Cuomo Cole, Chair of the Board of HELP USA of New York, New York, the Nonprofit Sector Achievement Award will be presented to Anthony Love, President and CEO of Coalition for the Homeless of Houston/Harris County, Inc. of Houston, TX and the esteemed John W. Macy Award will be presented to Sheila Crowley, President and CEO of the National Low Income Housing Coalition, Washington, DC.  
 
WHEN:
Thursday, April 2, 2009 at 7:30pm
Doors open at 7:00pm
 
WHERE:
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts
Terrace Theater
2700 F Street, NW
Washington, DC
 
AWARD RECIPIENTS: 
Private Sector Award Recipient: Maria Cuomo Cole, Chair of the Board, HELP USA
Nonprofit Sector Award Recipient: Anthony Love, President and CEO, Coalition for the Homeless of Houston/Harris County, Inc.
John W. Macy Award Recipient: Sheila Crowley, President and CEO, National Low Income Housing Coalition
 
DONORS: 
AFL-CIO Housing Investment Trust
Barnes & Thornburg, LLP
Paladin Capital Group
Horne Family Foundation
Barefoot Wine & Bubbly
Community Shelter Board
The Ashley Group
Faith Realty
Enterprise Community Partners
Northeast Junior State of America
National Association of REALTORS
Bingham McCutchen LLP
The Diocese of Virginia
ARC Excess & Surplus LLC
Starr Hill Brewery
           
RSVP:
Please RSVP to Amanda Krusemark, Media Contact, 202-942-8281, AKrusemark@naeh.org
 
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The National Alliance to End Homelessness is a nonpartisan, mission-driven organization committed to preventing and ending homelessness in the United States. The Alliance analyzes policy and develops pragmatic, cost-effective policy solutions. Working collaboratively with the public, private, and nonprofit sectors to build state and local capacity, the Alliance provides data and research that lead to stronger programs and policies that help communities achieve their goal of ending homelessness.
 
For more information on The National Alliance to End Homelessness, visit: www.endhomelessness.org