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Congratulations Samuel Valdez

Posted: Thursday, January 7th, 2016 at 2:22 pm in Field News, News

Theater director and playwright Samuel Valdez, who is a director of NPN/VAN’s board, is being honored by the City of San Diego’s Human Relations Commission as the 2015 recipient of the Ashley L. Walker Social Justice Leadership award at their annual MLK All People’s celebration. In notifying Samuel of this award, the Commission said it “is inspired by your work in the arts through theater, your plays that call us to address human rights and dignity concerns, your work in understanding human trafficking, and your lifetime of service through your professional positions and community involvement. We would like to honor you and your lifetime of work with this award.”

Congratulations Samuel! We are proud that the talents we have seen in you are being publicly recognized in your own community.

Read the entire letter, attached here.




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