Please join us for the 16th Annual Scholarship Fundraiser of the Peace and Education Coalition of Back of the Yards, New City for an exciting evening to support educational opportunities for our youth as they “Dare to Dream”. At this year’s event we are pleased to have special guest and honoree Edward James Olmos notable actor, director, producer and humanitarian. Edward James Olmos has starred in films such Zoot Suit, Blade Runner, TV’s Miami Vice, received an Oscar nomination for his role as a teacher in 1988′s Stand and Deliver and starred in the TV series Battlestar Galactica. Olmos has supported numerous causes and has been an advocate for Latino culture and education, organizing film festivals and other special projects and events. On May 9th we honor Edward James Olmos with the Corporate Leadership Award. To read more about Edward James Olmos click here.
For more information on attending this event please visit www.peaceandedcuation.org