Global Citizen Award Presented to Fred Heldring Founder of the Global Interdependence Center

Date: Tuesday, October 20, 2009

About The Event

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Global Citizen Award Presented to Fred Heldring Founder of the Global Interdependence Center

GIC is proud to acknowledge individuals who have embodied GIC’s mission through their lives’ work. We honor these individuals with the Global Citizen Award and the Frederick Heldring Global Leadership Award. The Global Citizen Award is awarded to Fred Heldring in honor of his lifelong commitment and strong advocacy for GIC’s efforts to pursue the globalization of our worldwide communities through increased knowledge, understanding and partnership.

Event Location

Date: Tuesday, October 20, 2009 City: Philadelphia Download iCal

Speakers

Frederick Heldring

Frederick Heldring

Frederick Heldring was born in Amsterdam, Holland in 1924. After graduating from high school during the German occupation of his country he joined the Underground in 1944. One of his tasks was to assist Jews in their hiding places. In 1950 he emigrated to the United States. He graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in […]

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