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Save the Date for this year’s Spirit of Anne Frank Awards!

The Spirit of Anne Frank Awards recognize worthy students, educators and citizens–bridge builders, peacemakers, innovators and role models–who participate in social and humanitarian programming to engender understanding, equality, and mutual respect among diverse groups.

When:

Wednesday, June 12, 2013Where:Espace, 635 West 42nd Street, New York, NY (between 11th & 12th Ave.)

Time:6:30 pm Cocktails and Silent Auction
7:30 pm Dinner and Award Ceremony

Dress:Black tie optional

Honorary Dinner Chairs:Preston J. Douglas, Esq. and Sharon R., Douglas; Martin Friedman and Suzanne Waltman

Announcing the 2013 Distinguished Advocate

Peter and Elisa Rapaport

The Distinguished Advocate Award

is given to individuals who reflect and demonstrate a deep, unwavering and generous commitment to the values of our mission, and whose work spreads tolerance to help build a better world for next generations.In 2013, we are pleased to present the Distinguished Advocate Award to Peter and Elisa Rapaport in recognition of their generous volunteer and philanthropic support of the Red Cross, The Anne Frank Center, and numerous other non-profit organizations.

Elisa and Peter are strong supporters of the Center, and always ready to help share our message and carry our mission forward. We are honored to have them as friends and partners, and to show our appreciation for their dedication to spreading tolerance and Anne Frank’s ideals.

Announcing the 2013 Human Writes Award Winner

Author Steve Berry

Through her writings, Anne spoke of the need for a world based in social justice, mutual respect, individual responsibility, and moral courage. The Human Writes Award to honor authors whose body of work explores relationships and the ideas and ideals that have become synonymous with Anne Frank.

The first Human Writes Award went to playwright Arthur Miller. Two other writers have received the award: novelist Joseph Kanon (2007) and author and columnist Nicholas D. Kristof (2008).

In 2013, the Center is proud to present the Human Writes Award to author Steve Berry.

Steve has 14 million books in print, has been translated into 40 languages in 51 countries. He and his wife, Elizabeth, founded History Matters, a nonprofit organization dedicated to historic preservation.

Recipients of the student and educator awards will be named at a later date.

 

You can purchase tickets and tables now, or for reservations or information contact kwilson@annefrank.com, 212-31-7993 ext. 304

Patron Tickets – $1,000

Individual Tickets – $500

Junior Tickets ( 25 or younger ) – $250

Gold Table – $25,000

Silver Table – $10,000

Patron Table – $5,000

 

You can purchase ad space in the journal for the event now, for more information contact kwilson@annefrank.com, 212-31-7993 ext. 304

Platinum Ad – $5,000 ( Inside the front or back cover )

Gold Ad – $1,000 ( Whole page )

Silver Ad – $500 ( Half page )

Corporate Sponsorship Opportunities

The annual gala and awards ceremony is a wonderful opportunity for companies to publicly support The Anne Frank Center USA, endorse our community-building values for all, and to enjoy a festive evening full of good food, good company and good deeds.
We invite your company to become an important part of this celebration! Get information here!