Reach the World will hold its fourteenth Annual Benefit and Charity Auction at the Princeton Club of Manhattan on Wednesday, February 26, 2014. This year's honoree will be Ronan Farrow!
The Cronkite Award for Excellence in Exploration and Journalism
Reach the World was honored to include Mr. Walter Cronkite as the Chairman of its founding Advisory Board. Mr. Cronkite was not only one of the world’s leading journalists, but also a great explorer and adventurer. Each year, Reach the World gives the Cronkite Award for Excellence in Exploration and Journalism in honor of Mr. Cronkite’s memory to an individual whose life and work exemplifies this intersection between exploration and journalism.
2014 Honoree: Ronan Farrow
Ronan Farrow is an activist, journalist, lawyer and U.S. government advisor. Farrow began his involvement with global youth and humanitarian issues as a UNICEF Spokesperson for Youth in 2001. In 2009, he joined the U.S. government as Special Adviser for Humanitarian and NGO Affairs for Afghanistan and Pakistan. In 2011, Farrow was appointed Director of the State Department's Office of Global Youth Issues. Farrow concluded his term in 2012, and began a Rhodes Scholarship at Oxford University. On February 24, 2014, Farrow began hosting a weekday show on MSNBC. Read more about Ronan Farrow in the January 3, 2014 Sunday New York Times Magazine!
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