Legacy Awards Dinner 2005

Thursday, November 17, 2005 - 7:30pm


Legacy Awards Dinner 2005

November 17, 2005
Cipriani Wall Street at 55 Wall Street
New York, NY

The Center takes great pride each year in presenting Brennan Legacy Awards to those who have advanced the twin goals of equality and what Justice William J. Brennan, Jr. called "common human dignity" that lie at the heart of the Brennan Center's mission. 


Daniel Vasella, M.D.
Chairman & CEO, Novartis AG for his leadership on human rights, caring for patients, and his commitment to social responsibility.

Anna Deavere Smith
Actress, Playwright & Teacher for using the power of theater to examine social issues.

Bertha Lewis
Executive Director, ACORN-New York for her success in empowering low and moderate income families.


Master of Ceremonies: Alec Baldwin