Post Tagged with: "Metzenbaum Award"

Senator Howard M Metzenbaum
Ohio Citizen Action

Metzenbaum Society Giving Circle

Metzenbaum Society members contribute $1,000 or more in a year to both support the mission of Ohio Citizen Action/ Ohio Citizen Action Education Fund and honor the memory of a key ally on consumer and environmental issues, the late Senator Howard M. Metzenbaum. His work to promote reporting of toxic […]

METZENBAUM SOCIETY – YOU’RE INVITED
Ohio Citizen Action

METZENBAUM SOCIETY – YOU’RE INVITED

Please join us to celebrate the kickoff of the Metzenbaum Society Giving Circle, as we recognize current Ohio Citizen Action members like you and lay out plans for 2019 and beyond. Metzenbaum Society members provide critical support for our mission by contributing at least $1,000 in a year. We will induct founding members […]

Rachael Belz (right) presents The Howard M Metzenbaum award to Marilyn Wall.
Ohio Citizen Action

2016 Howard M. Metzenbaum Award winners

CINCINNATI — Congratulations to Marilyn Wall and the Miami Group of the Sierra Club, 2016 winners of the Howard M. Metzenbaum award, given this year for their diligent and successful work on the combined sewer overflow issue and watch-dogging the Metropolitan Sewer District. They received their award November 19 at […]

Call for nominations for the Ohio Citizen Action Howard M. Metzenbaum Award
Ohio Citizen Action

Call for nominations for the Ohio Citizen Action Howard M. Metzenbaum Award

The Ohio Citizen Action Howard M. Metzenbaum Award is the highest honor the organization can give. Since 1995, it has been presented to an Ohioan who best reflects Senator Metzenbaum’s example of principled tenacity. Ohio Citizen Action is inviting nominations for this year’s award by February 29, 2016. When Howard […]

Michelle Alexander
Ohio Citizen Action

Michelle Alexander receives 2013 Howard M. Metzenbaum Award

CINCINNATI — Today author and civil rights advocate Michelle Alexander received the 2013 Howard M. Metzenbaum award for her brilliant, courageous and influential work attacking both the stubborn roots of racism, and at best, misguided drug policy in America, and her ability to raise the profile of her message. Ms. […]

Forever Young: Staughton Lynd at 80
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Forever Young: Staughton Lynd at 80

NEW YORK, NY — “Staughton Lynd is all the rage. Again. In the last 18 months, Lynd has published two new books, a third that’s a reprint of an earlier work, plus a memoir co-authored with his wife Alice. In addition, a portrait of his life as an activist through […]

Society page: Ohio Citizen Action Howard M. Metzenbaum Award
Ohio Citizen Action

Society page: Ohio Citizen Action Howard M. Metzenbaum Award

CLEVELAND — “The ‘power to the people’ spirit of the 1960s came alive at Ohio Citizen Action’s annual Howard M. Metzenbaum Award event at the College Club in Cleveland Heights on Feb. 18. Lifetime civil-rights activists Staughton and Alice Lynd of Niles were honored with the Metzenbaum award for their […]

Photo gallery: Howard M. Metzenbaum Award honoring Staughton and Alice Lynd
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Photo gallery: Howard M. Metzenbaum Award honoring Staughton and Alice Lynd

CLEVELAND — Ohio Citizen Action presented the Howard M. Metzenbaum award to Alice and Staughton Lynd on February 18 at the College Club of Cleveland. View Photo gallery Call for nominations for the next Ohio Citizen Action Howard M. Metzenbaum Award – deadline: March 31, 2012

Ohio Citizen Action will honor Alice and Staughton Lynd with the organization’s highest recognition, the Howard M. Metzenbaum Award
Ohio Citizen Action

Ohio Citizen Action will honor Alice and Staughton Lynd with the organization’s highest recognition, the Howard M. Metzenbaum Award

CLEVELAND — “Ohio Citizen Action will present the Howard M Metzenbaum award to Alice and Staughton Lynd in Cleveland on February 18. Staughton Lynd, a renowned attorney, historian, and activist, was principal administrator of the  Freedom Schools in the Mississippi Summer Project of 1964 and chaired the first anti-Vietnam war […]

The Ohio Citizen Action Howard M. Metzenbaum Award
Ohio Citizen Action

The Ohio Citizen Action Howard M. Metzenbaum Award

When Howard M. Metzenbaum retired from the U.S. Senate in 1994, Ohio Citizen Action decided to honor him by presenting an award in his name. Throughout his years of service in the Senate, Senator Metzenbaum’s name was synonymous with principled tenacity. Sen. Metzenbaum passed milestone consumer protection laws, including plant […]