The 2014 Media for a Just Society Awards will take place on October 15, 2014, at the spectacular SFJAZZ Center. Purchase your tickets here.
We are pleased to announce this year's winner of the Distinguished Achievement Award: the critically acclaimed film Fruitvale Station. Writer/director Ryan Coogler and other members of the cast and production team will attend the awards ceremony to accept this prestigious award.
Guests in attendance will include guest judge Piper Kerman, author of Orange Is the New Black: My Year in a Women's Prison, and Sonja Sohn of HBO’s The Wire and founder of ReWired for Change, who will serve as our keynote speaker for the event.
We are also pleased to introduce this year’s accomplished panel of judges, which includes eminent professionals from the fields of journalism, film, literature, social justice, and philanthropy.
Join us for hors d’oeuvres, drinks, and celebration on October 15 as we honor the 2014 winners, including our Distinguished Achievement Award winner, Fruitvale Station.
NCCD’s Media for a Just Society Awards are the only national recognition of media whose work furthers public understanding of social justice issues. Stay tuned in coming months as we reveal this year's winners!