Phoenix Awards

JOIN US FOR THE 35TH ANNIVERSARY PHOENIX AWARDS

 

Wednesday, October 28, 2022 | 6 – 8:30PM | Atrio Banquet & Catering

A plated meal will be provided prior to the ceremony, along with a cash bar.

More info about our 2021 honorees soon!

Every year, the Citizen Action of New York – Southern Tier Chapter hosts the Phoenix Awards. This event honors local activists who are engaged in advancing our vision of a world based on racial, social, economic, and environmental justice.

This year’s honorees include:

  • Rozann Greco, community activist whose work has centered on the intersecting issues of poverty, aging, and incarceration
  • Northside Mutual Aid, community group that has organized resource distribution to fulfill needs resulting from the COVID19 pandemic
  • the late Larry Parham, Citizen Action staff and board member who dedicated his life to organizing and educating for social and racial justice

Every year, the Citizen Action of New York – Southern Tier Chapter hosts the Phoenix Awards. This event honors local activists who are engaged in advancing our vision of a world based on racial, social, economic, and environmental justice.

This year’s honorees include:

  • Cynthia Kirk, Broome County NAACP
  • Dara Silberstein, Associate Research Professor of Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Binghamton University
  • DAROC (Divestment, Accountability, and Reinvestment in Our Community) Broome County, a coalition of Broome County organizations working to divest from the carceral state, reinvest in community, and hold police accountable.