21st Annual Leadership Awards Gala 2017

 

Saturday, September 23, 2017 

 

Portuguese-American Community Center

117 Park Avenue, Yonkers, New York

Cocktail Reception: 6:00 p.m.

Dinner: 7:00 p.m.

Speaking Program & Awards: 8:00 p.m.

followed by entertainment

Honorary Gala Chair
H.E. João Vale de Almeida
Head of Delegation of the European Union to the
United Nations, New York

Distinguished Guest

Keynote Speaker and

Honored Guest

"Xanana" Gusmão

named

PALCUS

Honorary Member

 

 

 

H.E. Kay Rala "Xanana" Gusmão

Minister of Planning and Strategic Investment, First President and former Prime Minister, Republic of Timor-Leste

2017 Leadership Awardees
Leadership in the Arts  
ANA VENTURA MIRANDA
Founder & Director, The Arte Institute
 
Leadership in Scholarship 
FRANCISCO COTA FAGUNDES, PhD
University of Massachusetts - Amherst
 
Leadership in Entrepreneurship -
MARIA LAWTON
Author: "Azorean Cooking:
From my family's table to yours"
 
Leadership in Education
ALAN TENREIRO
2016 National Principal of the Year
 
Leadership in Community Service
ROSA LEAL
Founder & President, Daughters of Portugal
 
Young Portuguese-American "Promessa" Award  
ADAM COSTA
2017 United Kingdom Fulbright Scholar
Gala Highlighted on RTP "Hora dos Portugueses"

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