A special thanks to all those who made the 14th Annual Washington, DC Immigrant Achievement Awards such a success!
The American Immigration Council would like to thank everyone who made the 16th Annual Washington, DC Immigrant Achievement Awards on Friday, March 20, 2009 such a smashing success--from the inspiring stories of our honorees, to the generosity of our supporters and the hard work and dedication of our staff.
Please join us in thanking:
Ms. Gerda Weissmann Klein 
Holocaust survivor, Academy Award winner, founder of Gerda and Kurt Klein Foundation
Founder and Executive Director, Hand and Heart Organization
|Stephen K. Fischel Distinguished Public Service Award
The Southern Poverty Law Center's Intelligence Project
Watch Ms. Klein accept the Academy Award  for the documentary of her life!