AWARDS

Miss Gloria honored for helping people

Miss Gloria honored for helping people

May 1, 2015, Placentia News Times BY JOHN FABRIS, GUEST WRITER Looking back, Gloria Banks can see that she might have been smart to just be quiet. Little black girls in 1950s McGehee, Ark., weren’t supposed to look white people in the eye, she says – much less tell them off. But if Banks had learned that lesson, she wouldn’t be

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The Civil Rights Act – 50 Years of Change in Orange County

The Civil Rights Act - 50 Years of Change in Orange County

In May 2014, OC Human Relations, with the assistance of videographer Eli Reyna, produced this short overview of Orange County California’s history of prejudice, discrimination, change and hopes for the future. This video was featured at the May 8, 2014 Legacy Awards Banquet Celebration at the Grove of Anaheim to celebrate 50 years of the Civil Rights Act. To learn

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Legacy Awards To Honor OC’s Civil Rights Heroes

Legacy Awards To Honor OC’s Civil Rights Heroes

STUDIO CITY (CBSLA.com) — Rusty Kennedy, CEO of OC Human Relations visited the KCAL9 studios Wednesday to talk about the upcoming Legacy Awards. The event will honor Orange County’s Civil Right heroes in honor of the 50th Anniversary of the Civil Rights Act. CBS2 and KCAL9 are a proud media sponsor of the event. The awards will be held on Thursday,

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YouthSpeak 2014 Winners Announced

YouthSpeak 2014 Winners Announced

April 15, 2014: Andres Guerrero was selected as the YouthSpeak winner for 2014 and he will deliver his speech at OC Human Relations Legacy Awards gala, May 8, 2014 at the City National Grove of Anaheim. He and the runners-up will also have the opportunity to speak at upcoming OC Human Relations Walk In My Shoes youth conferences.

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The Legacy Awards Honorees

Dorothy Mulkey and Robert A. Johnson Mendez, Ramirez, Palomino, Estrada, Guzman vs. Westminster Jean and Frank Forbath Amin David Rabbi Stephen Einstein Pastor Mark Whitlock Annan Aboul-Nasr Jennifer Rojas Mary Anne Foo Tina Correa

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