Save the Date! Saturday, June 27, 2015 Petra Foundation 25th Anniversary

Saturday, June 27, 2015 in Boston

Petra Fellows Awards Dinner

Make plans now to join us to honor the four remarkable new Petra Fellows who will receive awards at our special 25th Anniversary celebration. An important milestone—marking a quarter century of honoring human rights and social justice advocates. Come meet Petra’s national network of inspiring grassroots leaders.

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Awards Dinner Acceptance Speeches from 2013 Petra Fellows


Speeches from November 2013 Petra Awards Dinner from Grace Bauer, Rey Faustino, Juan Haro and Natalicía Tracy and Keynote Address by Charles Ogletree, Civil Rights Champion and Harvard Law Professor.

Immigrant Works to Help Others Avoid Abuse

Natalicia Tracy came to Boston two decades ago seeking opportunity, but found herself little more than a slave. The family that brought her from her native Brazil as a teenager to work as a nanny paid her only $25 per week, she said, and forced her to sleep year-round on a three-season porch. They prevented more...