Raise Your Hand: Making Breakthroughs Possible
Thursday, March 21, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM (PDT)
San Francisco, CA
Portrait by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders
Featuring a keynote address by 2012 Presidential Medal of Freedom Recipient
Madeleine K. Albright
6 - 7 pm Reception
7 - 9 pm Dinner
Valet parking available
on Golden Gate Avenue.
Madeleine K. Albright is Chair of Albright Stonebridge Group, a global strategy firm, and Chair of Albright Capital Management LLC, an investment advisory firm focused on emerging markets. Dr. Albright was the 64th Secretary of State of the United States. In 1997, she was named the first female Secretary of State and became, at that time, the highest ranking woman in the history of the U.S. government. From 1993 to 1997, Dr. Albright served as the U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations and was a member of the President’s Cabinet. She is a Professor in the Practice of Diplomacy at the Georgetown University School of Foreign Service. Dr. Albright chairs both the National Democratic Institute for International Affairs and the Pew Global Attitudes Project. She is also the president of the Truman Scholarship Foundation and a member of an advisory body, the U.S. Defense Department’s Defense Policy Board. In 2012, she was chosen by President Obama to receive the nation's highest civilian honor, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, in recognition of her contributions to international peace and democracy.
Breakthrough gratefully acknowledges generous support from
An initiative of San Francisco Day School, Breakthrough provides academic enrichment to motivated San Francisco students with limited educational opportunity, and trains outstanding college students for education careers. To learn more, please visit www.breakthroughsf.org.
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Breakthrough San Francisco at SF Day School
We provide academic enrichment and support to motivated San Francisco students with limited educational opportunities, and train outstanding high school and college students for education careers.