The Courage of Conscience Award

6:30 – 7:30 PM: Reception in Assembly Hall
7:30 – 9:00 PM: Awards Concert featuring Magical Strings in Historic Sanctuary

2015 Award Recipients:

GEORGE GREENAMYER of Marshfield, MA, retired activist professor who taught sculpture and design at the Massachusetts College of Art for creating major public installations of social commentary art;

MARY LAMPERT of Duxbury, along with Pilgrim Watch and Pilgrim Coalition for educating the general public on the dangers and risks of Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station in Plymouth, MA;

MATT MITCHELL of Amherst MA, portrait artist who recently completed the 100 Faces of the War Experience which is on exhibit at the National Veterans Art Museum in Chicago for bringing about a deeper, more personal understanding of the true costs of war;

JANE O’HARA of Little Compton, RI, animal-rights artist and activist and curator of Beasts of Burden Art Exhibition – Our Complex Relationship with Animals for producing images that challenge our belief system regarding all categories of animals with whom we share our planet;

VICKI POPPE of Quincy, MA, former restaurateur of Blazing Salads in Boston and culinary philanthropist for her commitment to the study and practical application of the principles of unconditional love and service through A Course in Miracle.

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