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  • 2012 Philadelphia Reception Delivered!

    Monday, April 16th, 2012

    On March 7th, union leaders and members, union-side attorneys and their firms, members of the Philadelphia labor community and friends and associates came together to recognize social justice champions Henry Nicholas, President, 1199C National Union of Hospital and Healthcare Employees and Ed Mooney, International Vice President of CWA District 2-13.

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  • Conference Materials 2012

    Wednesday, April 11th, 2012

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  • First Pittsburgh Workshop Well Attended

    Tuesday, February 14th, 2012

    Over 40 Pittsburgh area law students braved the elements to attend the first Peggy Browning Fund Workshop at the University of Pittsburgh Law School on February 11. Their goal - to learn from the esteemed panel what it's like to practice law on behalf of workers and their unions or at a neutral government agency regulating the workplace.

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  • Alumni Connections Event A Success!

    Thursday, February 9th, 2012

    The Peggy Browning Fund's Alumni Connections DC Group sponsored their first meeting and Happy Hour on Thursday, January 26 in the AFSCME offices, and it was a great success!

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  • Grant Made New Website Possible!

    Thursday, December 1st, 2011

    The new brand and website design for the Peggy Browning Fund was made possible by a grant award from The Philadelphia Foundation in 2011. We partnered with Lyquix Inc., a Philadelphia information technology consulting firm for this project. You can now see the result live!

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  • Peggy Browning Award Receptions

    Thursday, December 1st, 2011

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  • Remembering John Truesdale

    Monday, September 26th, 2011

    Remembering John Truesdale

    The Peggy Browning Fund mourns the passing of former National Labor Relations Board Chairman John C. Truesdale, who died on July 3, 2011.

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  • In Memorium - Richard L. Trumka

    August 09, 2021
    A champion is gone. The day of his death was sad and dark. The passing of President Trumka is a loss for the entire labor movement and for workers and their families throughout this country. It was also a very personal loss for all of us here at the Peggy Browning Fund and for so many workers’...
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  • PBF Remembers Duane Beeson

    July 07, 2021
    Peggy Browning Fund is saddened to share the news of the passing of our good friend Duane Beeson on Saturday, July 3 at the age of 98. Most recently Of Counsel with the firm, Beeson, Tayer & Bodine, in Oakland and Sacramento, CA, Duane was a longtime supporter and former awardee of PBF’s...
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  • Advocating for Workplace Justice - Virtually

    November 19, 2020
    During the pandemic, PBF transitioned our Regional Workshop Programs to a virtual platform which provided us with an opportunity to offer these programs to a wider variety of panelists and student attendees than normal when the program is in-person. We worked closely with our law school contacts,...
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