Nominees Sought for social justice award

The Jewish Community Relations Council of the Milwaukee Jewish Federation is seeking nominees for its fifth annual Robert H. Friebert Social Justice Award.

The award will be given to an individual who has demonstrated leadership, courage and compassion as a social justice advocate, while working to eliminate discrimination and injustice in the greater Milwaukee area. Nominees’ professional and personal contributions to social justice will be considered. Previous honorees are James H. Hall, Danae Davis, José A. Olivieri, Reggie Jackson and Fran Kaplan.

The honoree will be recognized at the JCRC’s Annual Meeting on June 20, 2019. Nomination forms can be found online at MilwaukeeJewish.org/Friebert. Call Allison Hayden at 414-390-5781 with questions. The deadline for submission is March 12, 2019.