55th Annual Humanitarian Awards Celebration

May 8, 2018 @ 6:00PM — 9:00PM

Our signature event, a night of fun, food, and fellowship, honoring social justice champions.

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Join us to celebrate Arkansas's rich diversity and the inspiring humanitarian work of Ms. Rhonda Aaron, Dr. Glenn Anderson, and Mr. Sherman Tate, with a posthumous award to Dr. Robert Johnston.

There are currently no tickets available for this event, but you can still make a donation.


Your 2018 Humanitarian Award Honorees

Ms. Rhonda Aaron, Dr. Glenn Anderson, Mr. Sherman Tate, and posthumous recognition of Dr. Robert B. Johnston

Time & Location

  • Tuesday, May 8th | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Jack Stephens Center | University of Arkansas Little Rock


  • Attire | Dress to celebrate your identity and our community's diversity. Formal dress not required.
  • Food * | Self-service food stations with heavy hors d'oeuvres, appetizers, and desserts. Stations open at 6 pm and close at 7:30 pm for the program.
  • Beverages * | Beer, wine, and assorted non-alcoholic beverages by the glass. Bar opens at 6 pm and closes at 7:30 pm for the program. Wine by the bottle and water at the tables during the program.
  • Program | Awards presentation from 7:30 - 8:30 pm. Includes JCA presentations, music, and awardee acceptance speeches.

* Included with admission.

Thank You

All event proceeds directly benefit the programs and services of JCA. For more information, please visit our website or email John Yarbrough or call 501.372.51259. To learn more about JCA's work, which has become ever more important in today's increasingly polarized and divisive environment, see the video below that was featured at last year's event...