Save the date! Thursday, June 04, 2015: International Humanitarian of the Year Award


Please join us as we honor Emerson. The International Humanitarian of the Year Award is presented annually to recognize individuals or organizations in the St. Louis Region that contributed the most to the solution of a global humanitarian crisis.

About Emerson:
Emerson has created and sustained one of the largest charitable foundations among the Fortune 500 companies, contributing to a wide array of non-profit organizations around the world.  Additionally, they are one of the largest local contributors to educational and social causes for non-profit organizations headquartered in St. Louis.  Being headquartered in Ferguson themselves, Emerson is also playing a leadership role in finding lasting and sustainable solutions to the area's issues.

The World Affairs Council 5th Annual International Humanitarian of the Year award celebration will honor:

Emerson - David Farr
International Humanitarian of the Year Presented By:  Dr. Thomas George Chancellor, UMSL

Boeing Institute - Dr. Seung H. Kim
International Educator of the Year Presented by: Rhonda Hamm-Niebruegge Director of Airports, St. Louis Lambert International Airport

Frankie Muse Freeman
International Civic Leader of the Year Presented By:  Dr. William H. Danforth Chairman of the Board of Trustees, Donald Danforth Plant Science Center

 Event Information

Thursday, June 04, 2015
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Four Seasons Hotel
999 North 2nd Street, St. Louis, MO 63102

Schedule of Events
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm - Reception
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm - Dinner
8:30 pm - 10:00 pm - Program and Awards

Cocktail Attire | Complimentary Valet Parking

Registration Information

INDIVIDUAL TICKETS - $250 ($100 is tax deductible)

Larger individual, group, and corporate sponsorships are available.
Please contact 314-727-9988 or Robert Fischer at