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Jobs with Justice awards dinner

Thursday, May 23, 2019
DoubleTree Hotel, 1111 Lakeside Ave., Cleveland OH 44114

To sit at the IRTF dinner table, please email or call 216.961.0003

Thursday, May 23, 2019. 5-8pm

5pm - check-in, raffle, live music, cocktail hour with cash bar

6pm - dinner and program 

The Cleveland Jobs with Justice Annual Spring Celebration is the time we take to celebrate our victories and recognize our activists who have been champions of workers and social justice throughout the Cleveland area over the past year. We are honored to announce our 2019 award winners:

Brian Poindexter, Ironworkers Local 17 and City Council at Large, Brook Park, OH(Louis B. Stokes Award)

Anne Hill, community activist and former labor leader (Smilnak-Rosen Award)

Steve Holecko, retired teacher and community activist


M.C. for this event: Alex Bevan

We're excited have jazz-great Alex Bevan (Cleveland Federation of Musicians Local 4) as our M.C. this year. First known as "The Skinny Little Boy" from Cleveland, Alex will provide entertainment during the cocktail hour, and will then emcee the program.   

Keynote Speaker: Rollie Dreussi

Rollie Dreussi, Executive Secretary, Northeast Ohio Newspaper Guild - CWA, Local 1, will talk about one of the local labor fights that has been ongoing over the last couple of years in Cleveland.

Special address: Rep. Marcy Kaptur (OH-9)


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