Below are the previous recipients of the Haywood Burns Award:
Cesar A. Perales, Esq., a civil rights attorney and co-founder of the
nonprofit Puerto Rican Legal Defense and Education Fund, now known as
LatinoJustice PRLDEF. In May 2011, Mr. Perales began his service
as Secretary of State of New York in the Cabinet of
Governor Andrew Cuomo.
The following articles offer coverage of Mary Crisalli Sansone for her decades of extraordinary devotion to civil rights and social justice.
The following articles offer coverage of Dr, Parveen Chopra for his work in the Asian-American community: