2023 Legal Citizen of the Year Award & Celebration

Sentinel Hotel

614 SW 11th Avenue
Portland, Oregon


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Presale is now closed. A limited number of tickets are available to purchase at the door.

2023 Legal Citizen of the Year: Judge Henry Kantor

Civics Learning Project is thrilled to honor Judge Henry Kantor as our 2023 Legal Citizen of the Year.  Please mark your calendars to join us at the Sentinel Hotel in Portland on Thursday, April 20. Read about Judge Kantor HERE.



4:30pm – Doors open for check-in (Renaissance Room); light appetizers and beverages

5:30pm – Program begins

Reception immediately following


Questions? Please contact Director of Development & Communications Robert Hulshof-Schmidt.

The Jonathan U. Newman Legal Citizen of the Year Award recognizes the late Judge Newman for his leadership in encouraging and instilling respect for civic education in Oregon. Each year, a leader is honored for demonstrating a commitment to the mission and principles of Civics Learning Project including advancing the ideals of civic education and inspiring future citizens. View a list of all the honorees.

Each year, Civics Learning Project also recognizes an exemplary educator with the Peter & Leslie Richter Civic Educator of the Year Award. The 2022-23 honoree is Geoffrey Stuckart from Central Catholic High School in Portland.