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Founder's Award

The 2017 Founder's Award dinner will be held on May 3, 2017, at the National Constitution Center. The Historical Society of Pennsylvania will honor National Book Award winning author James McBride with its prestigious Founder's Award.

The event will take place at the National Constitution Center beginning at 6 p.m. with a cocktail reception followed by dinner, an awards ceremony, live auction, and “cash call”. 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. Gerry and Marguerite Lenfest are the Honorary Event Chairs. Dorothy Mather Ix and J. Rudy Lewis are the Event Co-Chairs.

For more information, please contact Bethany Yost at 215-732-6200 ext. 243 or