FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Patricia Senette
October 7, 2010 (213) 738-2065
L.A. COUNTY SUPERVISORS HONOR
OUTSTANDING HUMAN RELATIONS WORK ON OCTOBER 12
2010 John Anson Ford Human Relations Awards Go to KC Porter and Five Diverse Organizations
WHAT: Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors and the County of Los Angeles Commission on Human Relations (the Commission) John Anson Ford (JAF) Human Relations Award presentations to recognize organizations and individuals who have excelled in work promoting positive intergroup relations and preventing hate violence.
WHO: L.A. County Board of Supervisors will present the Commission’s John Anson Ford Human Relations Awards: K.C. Porter, Grammy Award winner to receive the County-wide Courage Award. Supervisorial District Awards will be presented to Martha Chono-Helsley for REACH LA; Lynn Manning and Guillermo Aviles-Rodriguez for Watts Village Theater Company; Roger Coggan for The Los Angeles Gay & Lesbian Center’s Legal Services Department; Mike Herrera for Boys and Girls Club of the South Bay; and Evelyn Serrano for the Valle Del Oro Neighborhood Committee and NOMAD LAB.
WHEN: Tuesday, October 12, 2010 – 1:00 p.m.
WHERE: Kenneth Hahn Hall of Administration
Board Hearing Room 381B
500 West Temple Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012
Reception – 11:00 a.m.
Room 739 Kenneth Hahn Hall of Administration
CONTACT: Robin Toma, Executive Director
Los Angeles County Commission on Human Relations
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