The event will feature special performances and inspiring messages as we recognize and thank educators -- from Broward County, FL; Chicago, Philadelphia, and New Jersey -- for the work that they have continued to do as Heroes throughout the pandemic.
A Fireside Chat w/Vashti Harrison
New York Times best-selling creator, artist, and illustrator, Vashti Harrison, will also join us for a fireside chat with our very own board member, Frank L. Gettridge, executive director of the National Public Education Support Fund. Vashti is the creator of Little Leaders, Little Dreamers, and Little Legends, and the illustrator of Lupita Nyong’o’s Sulwe and Matthew Cherry’s Hair Love, among others.
A Live Virtual Event
Raising funds to support programs that help teachers and students succeed
Date: Thursday, June 10, 2021
Time: 6:30 PM - 7:45 PM EST
For CLI employee tickets, contact the Development Team.
Planning and Host Committee
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