Federal Bar hosts annual McCree award lunch

The Federal Bar Association (FBA), Eastern District of Michigan Chapter, will host the Wade Hampton McCree Jr. Award Luncheon on Thursday, Feb. 20, beginning at 11:30 a.m. at the Westin Book Cadillac, 1114 Washington Blvd. in Detroit.

U.S. Court of Appeals Judge Bernice McDonald, 6th Circuit, will be the guest speaker.

The Wade H. McCree, Jr. Award for the Advancement of Social Justice honors individuals or organizations who have made significant contributions to the advancement of social justice. These contributions may include advancing social justice in areas involving poverty, promoting economic or educational opportunity, or fighting discrimination involving race, gender, ethnicity, national origin, religion, or economic status.

Cost for the luncheon is $25 for members and $35 for non-members. Register online at: www.fbamich.org.

Published: Thu, Feb 6, 2014