Defending Dignity Annual Gala

We are thrilled to invite you to Defending Dignity: The Bronx Defenders Annual Gala to be held on Thursday, October 10, 2019 at Tribeca Three Sixty° in New York City.

In recognition of their exceptional achievements, it is our great privilege to honor Founder and Chairman of The Marshall Project, Neil BarskyCNN political contributor and social entrepreneur, Van Jones, and Founder and CEO of Galaxy Digital, Michael E. Novogratz. We are also thrilled to honor our Pro Bono Partner, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP.

Neil Barsky is the Founder and Chairman of The Marshall Project, a Pulitzer-Prize award-winning non-profit journalism enterprise covering legal system reform. Michael E. Novogratz is Founder and CEO of Galaxy Digital, serves as Chairman of The Bail Project, an organization disrupting the money bail system, and Founding Partner of Reform Alliance, which aims to reduce the number of people who are unjustly under the control of the criminal legal system. Van Jones is the Founder of Color of Change, DreamCorps, and its #Cut50 initiative, and Reform Alliance. Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP is an international law firm whose pro bono work has helped us represent and advocate for communities in the Bronx.

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