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2016 Ripple of Hope Awards Dinner

Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights was founded in 1968 by Robert Kennedy's family and friends as a living memorial to carry forward his vision of a more just and peaceful world. RFK Partners for Human Rights, Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights’ litigation, advocacy, and capacity-building arm, builds multi-year partnerships with defenders and other human rights activists to advance social justice goals around the world. This December 6th the Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights presents the 2016 Ripple of Hope Award to United States Vice President Joe Biden, Starbucks Chairman, President and CEO, Howard Schultz; and Guggenheim Partners’ Chairman of Investments / Global Chief Investment Officer and Managing Partner, Scott Minerd at the New York Hilton in New York City. The Ripple of Hope Award lauds leaders of the international business, entertainment, and activist communities who demonstrate commitment to social change and reflect Robert Kennedy’s passion for equality, justice, basic human rights, and his belief that we all must strive to "make gentle the life of this world."

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Earlier Event: December 5
Food Allergy Ball - New York City
Later Event: December 7
ACRIA 21st Annual Holiday Dinner