Maria  Leavey  Presentation
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×
 

Maria Leavey Presentation

on

  • 6,185 views

Ari Lipman wins the first Maria Leavey Award from the Campaign for America's Future at the Take Back America 2007 conference.

Ari Lipman wins the first Maria Leavey Award from the Campaign for America's Future at the Take Back America 2007 conference.

Statistics

Views

Total Views
6,185
Views on SlideShare
6,184
Embed Views
1

Actions

Likes
0
Downloads
123
Comments
0

1 Embed 1

http://www.slideshare.net 1

Accessibility

Upload Details

Uploaded via as Microsoft PowerPoint

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Processing…
Post Comment
Edit your comment
  • To be presented annually to an unsung hero of the progressive movement whose tireless behind-the-scenes efforts have made a significant contribution to the progressive cause. Commemorates the life of Maria Leavey, who had an uncanny ability to bring opinion makers together with progressive leaders Leavey helped assemble the Campaign for America's Future's historic progressive media row at the "Take Back America" conference.

Maria  Leavey  Presentation Maria Leavey Presentation Presentation Transcript

  • Maria Leavey Tribute Award Robert L. Borosage Co-Director, Campaign for America’s Future Ann Leavey Sister of Maria Leavey January 1, 1954 – December 31, 2006
  • Maria Leavey Tribute Award Criteria
    • a Convener
    • a Persistent Advocate
    • a Selfless Organizer
    • an Idea Generator
    The recipient needed to fulfill the following criteria and be:
  • 2007 Maria Leavey Tribute Award Recipient
    • Ari Lipman
    • Built non-partisan GOTV coalition of 25 religious congregations, unions, and neighborhood associations.
    About Ari Lipman
    • Coordinated a universal health care ballot initiative campaign, which resulted in Massachusetts’ historic health care reform law of 2006.
    About Ari Lipman
    • Organized and trained 300 volunteers to participate in neighborhood GOTV in the 2006 elections.
    About Ari Lipman
    • Led successful campaign to reduce civil rights abuses of immigrant workers in Massachusetts nursing homes.
    About Ari Lipman
    • Ari is now turning his attention to Ohio to continue “innovative community organizing.”
    What’s Next for Ari
  • 2007 Maria Leavey Tribute Award Recipient
    • Ari Lipman