Founder's Award

The 2014 Founder's Award dinner will be held on May 1, 2014, at The Ritz-Carlton in Philadelphia. The Historical Society of Pennsylvania will honor presidential historian Michael Beschloss with its prestigious Founder's Award. Board members Majid Alseyegh and Robert Rittenhouse will receive HSP's Heritage Award.

The event will take place at The Ritz-Carlton beginning at 6 p.m. with a cocktail reception followed by dinner, an awards ceremony, and a live auction. The funds raised at this annual event go directly toward supporting HSP’s mission of inspiring individuals and organizations to create a better future through historical understanding. Rudy Lewis will be the event chair.

For more information, please contact Mallory Burgan at 215-732-6200 ext. 300 or

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