Thank you to everyone who joined us at this year’s annual event and 15th anniversary celebration! It was a beautiful night, filled with special guest appearances, delicious food and drink, and inspiring speeches. Please enjoy the photos and videos below, and don’t forget to tag Roots of Development in any posts on social media!
Photo Credits: Aria Smith
Special video remarks
A message from Sunny Hostin, Co-Host of The View, to Roots of Development and 2022 Max Pulgar-Vidal Award honoree, Karine Jean-Pierre.
A message from Joy Reid, Host of MSNBC’s The ReidOut, to 2022 Max Pulgar-Vidal Award Honoree, Karine Jean-Pierre.
A message from Ester Fuchs, Director of the Urban and Social Policy Program at SIPA (Columbia), to 2022 Max Pulgar-Vidal Award honoree, Karine Jean-Pierre.
Karine Jean-Pierre accepts the 2022 Max Pulgar-Vidal Award from Roots of Development.
And again, a big thank you to our generous 2022 Corporate Partners…