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The Midwest Academy’s Board of Directors and Gala Host Committee invites you to join us for an evening of celebration and recognition of some of our nation’s most acclaimed progressive activists.

Monday, December 10, 2018
Cocktail Reception – 6pm
Awards Program – 7:30pm

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The Sphinx Club at Franklin Square
1315 K Street, NW
Washington, DC 20005

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Wondering what it’s all about?  Look at last year’s Midwest Academy Awards!

Thanks again to the incredible sponsors, friends, collaborators, and graduates who made our 2017 awards ceremony such a success! Here’s a look back at last year’s event. (Looking for photos of friends? Find our full photoset here.)


Created with flickr slideshow.


Our honorees’ colleagues and friends surprised them with touching video tributes. See tributes to Sen. Sherrod Brown, Jessica Pierce, Steve Phillips, and Leo Gerard below.