Annual Symposium Awards

Annual Civil and Human Rights Symposium AwardsEach year, local leaders, activists, and organizations are honored with a Des Moines Civil & Human Rights award. Nominations are closed for the year. The 2019 Award Recipients will be announced during the Virtual Symposium in 2021.

The awards include:

Donna Russell Red Wing Human Rights Award

Fort Des Moines Business and Organization Human Rights Award

Porter S. Dimery Sr., Youth Human Rights Award