Clowns Without Borders

Clowns Without Borders

Clowns Without Borders 2002 BILL GRAHAM AWARD Clowns Without Borders was founded in Barcelona in July 1993. The idea began when Tortell Poltrona, a professional clown in Spain, was invited to perform in a refugee camp in Croatia. This performance unexpectedly...
Parents Circle Families Forum

Parents Circle Families Forum

Parents Circle - Families Forum 2003 BILL GRAHAM AWARD The Parents Circle – Families Forum (PCFF) is a joint Palestinian Israeli organization of over 600 families, all of whom have lost a close family member as a result of the prolonged conflict. Joint activities have...
International Senior Lawyers Project

International Senior Lawyers Project

International Senior Lawyers Project 2004 BILL GRAHAM AWARD The International Senior Lawyers Project provides the pro bono services of highly skilled and experienced lawyers to promote human rights, equitable and sustainable economic development and the rule of law...
Mercy Corps

Mercy Corps

2005 BILL GRAHAM AWARD Mercy Corps saves and improves lives in the world’s toughest places. Poverty. Conflict. Disaster. These are the global challenges Mercy Corps has been responding to since 1979, helping more than 170 million people survive emergencies and build...
Innocence Project

Innocence Project

2006 BILL GRAHAM AWARD The Innocence Project works to free the innocent, prevent wrongful convictions, and create fair, compassionate, and equitable systems of justice for everyone. Founded in 1992 by Barry C. Scheck and Peter J. Neufeld at the Benjamin N. Cardozo...