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Visionary Leaders Awards Reception

November 8, 2018 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Washington, DC - Ronald Reagan Building
1300 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20004

Physicians for Social Responsibility is delighted to host the Visionary Leaders Awards Reception, on Thursday, November 8th, 2018 in Washington, DC.  The reception will be held at the iconic Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center located just steps from the White House and U.S. Capitol. We anticipate attendance of over 200 health professionals, advocates, elected officials, and educators from across the country.

The Visionary Leaders Award, now in its third year, recognizes individuals and/or organizations for their exemplary efforts in advancing nuclear weapons abolition and/or addressing environmental risks to human health, including the catastrophic consequences caused by climate change through collaborations that strengthens the PSR mission.

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This year, PSR is proud to announce the following individuals as Visionary Leaders:

Environment & Health

Bill McKibben,, Founder
Xiuhtezcatl Martinez, Earth Guardians
Hip Hop Caucus Think 100% (Rev. Lennox Yearwood Jr., Mustafa Santiago Ali, Antonique Smith)

Nuclear Weapons

Beatrice Fihn, ICAN, Executive Director
Hon. Elayne Whyte Gomez, Ambassador
Dr. Daniel Ellsberg
Dr. Arjun Makhijani, Institute for Energy and Environmental Research
Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (DC)

All of our recipients have been notified of this honor and invited to attend the reception in Washington this fall. PSR will provide updates as Awardees confirm their attendance. 

We are delighted to provide opportunities for organizations, corporations and individuals to support the reception through Sponsorship. Your consideration of financial support is greatly appreciated and will assist in supporting all of PSR’s programs. Please find the opportunities and benefits here for your review and consideration.

We hope you can join us in November to celebrate these distinguished individuals that support PSR’s mission year round.

For more information, please contact Jennifer Galloway at or (571) 305.1599.

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Unable to attend? Please consider making a special donation or becoming a sponsor.