Race Amity Medal of Honor

The word “honor” carries with it the synonyms of rectitude, integrity, righteousness, and uprightness.

The individuals awarded the National Center for Race Amity Medal of Honor demonstrates these qualities.

We hold a sense of deep pride in their accomplishments and dedication and aspire to emulate their efforts of engaging race amity to advance access and equity in society.

2020 Race Amity Medal of Honor Recipients

Janet Langhart Cohen

Janet Langhart Cohen

Presenter

William S. Cohen

William S. Cohen

Author, Former US Senator and Former US Secretary of Defense

Presenter

Mitch Landrieu

Mitch Landrieu

Founder, E Pluribus Unum Fund, Former Mayor of New Orleans

2019 Race Amity Medal of Honor Recipients

President Michael D. Higgins

President Michael D. Higgins

President of Ireland

Cherry Steinwender

Cherry Steinwender

Co-Founder Center for The Healing of Racism

Robert Rosenfeld

Robert Rosenfeld

Founder and CEO Idea Connections Systems, Inc.

Tim Wise

Tim Wise

Educator and Anti-Racism Activist and author

2019 Race Amity Medal of Honor Recipients

Dr. Barbara Madeloni

Dr. Barbara Madeloni

Immediate Past President of the Massachusetts Teachers Association and Psychology Professor

 
Dorothy W. Nelson

Dorothy W. Nelson

Senior Judge
United States Court of Appeals 9th Circuit &
Chair and Founder of the Western
Justice Center Foundation
Dr. Yvonne Spicer

Dr. Yvonne Spicer

Mayor of Framingham, Massachusetts

Rev. Dr. Nancy Taylor

Rev. Dr. Nancy Taylor

Senior Minister of Historic Old South Church, Boston

Past President of the Massachusetts Conference of the United Church of Christ

National Race Amity Conference Sponsors