Penny receives the NAACP Humanitarian Award

Sunday, March 29 • 3:00pm Reception • 4:00pm program
Crowne Plaza Hotel, Foster City

The NAACP San Mateo Branch has selected Rev. Dr. Penny Nixon to receive the Humanitarian Award. This award is given to an individual who has reached the highest levels of making a positive impact in the community in a number of areas. We have noted her outstanding work in the area of LGBTIQ rights, immigration and housing justice to name a few.

The Humanitarian Award will be presented at the 94th Annual Herby Dawkins Freedom Fund Banquet. Keynote speaker is Judge Charles E. Wilson II, and honored guest speaker is Congresswoman Jackie Speier. Entertainment will be the acclaimed jazz duo Tuck & Patti. Additional info and tickets can be found at