The 6th Annual International Humanitarian of the Year Awards - Thursday, October 27, 2016

The World Affairs Council of St. Louis

presents the 6th Annual


International Humanitarian of the

Year Awards


6:00 PM-9:30 PM Thursday, October

27, 2016


At The

Chase Park Plaza Hotel

 Starlight Ballroom 




International Humanitarian of Year: Washington University for the leadership that has led to the establishment of a “World Class” university in St. Louis. In addition, the university contributes significantly to the success of our city. The award will be accepted by Dr. Mark S. Wrighton, Chancellor.


International Civic Leader of the Year: Mayor Francis G.Slay for his many years of leadership and support of immigration that has resulted in substantial, and beneficial growth of the city.


 Lifetime Achievement: Newell S. (Jim) Knight for his work, involvement, and support of numerous community organizations for over a quarter of a century. 



You can register for this event here:



Schedule of Events

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm


7:30 PM - 8:30 PM


8:30 PM - 9:30 PM

 Program & Awards


 If you have any questions or need assistance please call (314)727-9988 or email