Immigrant Liberty Awards

Each year, RMIAN organizes an event, the Immigrant Liberty Awards, that honors the outstanding contributions of immigrants and exceptional advocates in our community and celebrates our shared efforts in creating a more just society.

The 2019 Immigrant Liberty Awards, themed "We All Belong," was held on Friday, April 12, 2019, at the Seawell Ballroom in Denver. The event featured a dinner, a silent & live auction, and the Immigrant Liberty Awards ceremony. Honored at the ceremony were:

Harry Budisidharta, Chief Executive Officer at Asian Pacific Development Center

Julie Gonzales, Colorado State Senator for District 34

Juan Pérez Sáez, Energy and Climate Campaign Manager at The Wilderness Society

Law firm WilmerHale will be honored with the 10th annual Pro Bono Service Award

From left to right: Senator Julie Gonzales, Harry Budisidharta, and Juan Pérez Sáex celebrate alongside Master of Ceremonies Violeta Chapin.

From left to right: Senator Julie Gonzales, Harry Budisidharta, and Juan Pérez Sáex celebrate alongside Master of Ceremonies Violeta Chapin.