Events

2018 Eleanor Roosevelt Val-Kill Medal Ceremony

Sunday, October 14, 2018

11:30am Meet & Greet with Medalists
12:00pm Brunch & Ceremony

Home of Eleanor Roosevelt
Val-Kill, Hyde Park, NY 12538 (map)

On Sunday, October 14, six extraordinary individuals whose far-reaching influence has made our world a better place, will take the stage to receive the 2018 Eleanor Roosevelt Val-Kill Medal.

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This year’s event will commemorate the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) as we aspire to protect our own individual rights and human dignity.

Tickets $175 each | Register Here

Eleanor Roosevelt: Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Article 18 Everyone has the right to freedom of thought, conscience and religion; this right includes freedom to change his religion or belief, and freedom, either alone or in community with others and in public or private, to manifest his religion or belief in teaching, practice, worship and observance.