Change Starts Here

Furthering Eleanor Roosevelt’s life mission, the Eleanor Roosevelt Center at Val-Kill offers programming and experiences that facilitate the realization of social justice and humanitarian efforts, through the hearts, minds and vision of our youth both here and abroad.

UDHR Celebrates 70 Years


Here’s to the brilliant women who continue to channel the compassion and tenacity of Eleanor Roosevelt in everything they do. Their stories are inspirational and their determination is awe-inspiring. We could not be more proud of their accomplishments.

Promoters of ER’s Legacy
Ignitors of Possibilities

Eleanor Roosevelt Medal of Honor

For more than 30 years, we have acknowledged the impact of individuals of notable distinction. To those who lead in the true spirit of compassion, service, equality and justice, we honor you.

Eleanor Roosevelt: Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Article 30 Nothing in this Declaration may be interpreted as implying for any State, group or person any right to engage in any activity or to perform any act aimed at the destruction of any of the rights and freedoms set forth herein.