Public Policy Forum 2021

Immigration/Refugee Policy
CONSCIENCE AND COURAGE: FRANCES PERKINS AND FENG SHAN HO

Little Known Heroes Who Saved Lives

Sunday, April 25, 2021
3:00 PM (EDT)

CO-PRESENTERS
Humanity in Action ♦ Bates Jewish Student Union ♦ Bates College Harward Center for Community Partnerships ♦ Bowdoin Hillel ♦ McKeen Center for the Common Good at Bowdoin College ♦ Colby Hillel ♦ Holocaust and Human Rights Center of Maine ♦ Maine Jewish Museum ♦ The Jewish Community Alliance of Southern Maine ♦ Southern Maine Hillel

Judith Goldstein, FPC Board Member and Executive Director of Humanity in Action, New York City

Bat-Ami Zucker, Historian and Professor Emerita, Bar-Ilan University, Tel Aviv, Israel

Manli Ho, Journalist and biographer, San Francisco

KEYNOTES
2021 Frances Perkins Center Steadfast Award Recipients

Bat-Ami Zucker
Author of In Search of Refuge: Jews and United States Consuls in Nazi Germany 1933-1941, in which she documents Frances Perkins’ courageous and creative advocacy against strong opposition to aid entry to the U.S. of Jewish refugees escaping the Holocaust.
Manli Ho
Daughter of Feng Shan Ho (1901-1997), a diplomat for the Republic of China and consul-general in Vienna during World War II. Her father, often hailed as “the Chinese Schindler,” issued thousands of visas to Shanghai to help Jews emigrate.

MODERATOR
Dr. Goldstein
Leading an interactive conversation with the speakers following Keynotes,
and audience Q & A.

Forum Sponsorship Opportunities
Bring the legacy of Frances Perkins and others who share her values to the forefront of contemporary debates and problem solving by leaders working on issues of social justice and economic security for all Americans.

BENEFITS
MILESTONE SPONSOR
$2,500
CHAMPION SPONSOR
$1,000
HOST SPONSOR
$500
• Lead Recognition (name/logo) on event marketing materials: print, web, and social media

• Two Complimentary Books: Women and the Spirit of the New Deal and A Promise to All Generations

•Recognition (name/logo) on event marketing materials: print, web, and social media

• Complimentary Book:
Women and the Spirit of the

New Deal

• Recognition (name) on event marketing materials: print, web

• Complimentary Book: A Promise to All Generations

Up to $499
Gifts of all sizes provide much needed program support


Sponsors

MILESTONE
Susan Bateson & Stephen Fuller
Sarah Peskin & William Kelley

CHAMPION
Ann Beaudry & Craig McEwen
Susan & John Kirk

HOST
Christopher Breiseth
Jamie Eldridge, MA State Senator
Cathy and Richard Freedberg
Carl R. Nold

Shining a light on Frances Perkins' legacyFinally getting her due