Human Agenda’s 15th Annual Human Rights Awards Banquet

  • Start: December 9, 2017 6:00 pm
  • End: December 9, 2017 9:00 pm

join this event to celebrate Human Agenda’s 15th Annual Human Rights Awards Banquet featuring visionary keynote speakers Malinda Markowitz and Nick Brana and astounding human rights recipients Enrique Arguello, Father Jon Pedigo, and the following social change organizations:  California Nurses Association, TeamWorks, and  We will also provide special recognition to former Human Agenda board member and long-term civil rights activist Gil Villagran. Human Agenda will have two dynamic leaders speaking on the topic of “Resisting Oppression; Building Alternatives”: Debra Grabelle, Our Revolution California; Northern California Bargaining Director, California Nurses Association & Nick Brana, Founder, Movement for a People’s Party; National Political Outreach Coordinator for Bernie 2016.

DECKS Awards: representing the values of Human Agenda

  • Democracy: California Nurses Association (CNA), President Malinda Markowitz will accept the award
  • Equality: Enrique Arguello, Business Representative, Laborers 270
  • Cooperation: TeamWorks Cooperative, David Smathers Moore & others will accept the award
  • Kindness: Father Jon Pedigo, Director of Advocacy & Community Engagement, Catholic Charities
  • Sustainability: 350 Silicon Valley, Nicole Kemeny & others will accept the award

Location: Roosevelt Community Center, 901 East Santa Clara StreetSan Jose, CA, 95116United States (map)

Tickets and sponsorships can be purchased at or by mailing your tax-deductible donation made payable to Human Agenda to 1376 N. 4th Street, Suite 101, San Jose, CA 95112.  Info @ (408) 460-2999