2021 Immigrant Leadership Awards

San Francisco Immigrant Rights Commission Immigrant Leadership Awards

About the Immigrant Leadership Awards

The San Francisco Immigrant Rights Commission and the Office of Civic Engagement and Immigrant Affairs honor the powerful contributions of local immigrant leaders, supporters and champions of immigrant communities with the annual Immigrant Leadership Awards. 

Watch the full event recording

2021 Immigrant Leadership Awards

2021 Honorees:

Public/Private/Nonprofit Collaborative Leader Award

COVID-19 Emergency Family Relief Fund (Supervisor Walton, Director Davis, CBOs including Bay Area Community Resources)

Entrepreneur Leader Award

Simileoluwa Adebajo, head chef and owner, Eko Kitchen

Industry Champion Award

Latino Community Foundation

Grassroots Leader Award

  1. Soha Abdou, Arab Families Program Coordinator, Chinatown Community Development Center
  2. El/La Para Translatinas

Vera Haile Champion of Justice Award

Stop AAPI Hate Initiative

Youth Leadership Award 

Ruby Ibarra

Special Recognition Awards 

  1. San Francisco Interfaith Council
  2. Latino Task Force
  3. United Peace Collaborative
Last updated June 28, 2023