Thank you to the 300-plus attendees and supporters of the 15th Annual Defenders of Justice Awards Dinner. Contributions in support of our mission are greatly appreciated and will be used to further the work of creating a state where everyone has the opportunity to prosper and be successful.
On behalf of the Justice Center’s board of directors and staff, thank you for your support, and know that we will work hard to move North Carolina in a direction we can all be proud of.
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Defenders of Justice (DOJ) Awards are given by the Justice Center to honor individuals or organizations who are making significant contributions in the following areas: Litigation; Research and Policy Development; Public Policy Advocacy and Grassroots Empowerment/Community Capacity Building. Recipients will be honored at our annual Defenders of Justice Event.
THE 2013 HONOREES
LEGISLATIVE & ADMINISTRATIVE ADVOCACY
Wayne Goodwin, NC Commissioner of Insurance
Phil Lehman, NC Office of the Attorney General
Mortgage Foreclosure Unit, Legal Aid of NC
POLICY RESEARCH AND ADVOCACY
A. Philip Randolph Institute
See video and photos from last year's event on our YouTube and Flickr pages.
Past Defenders of Justice Award Recipients