Public invited to nominate gala honorees now through Friday, February 19
 

LAS VEGAS – American Civil Liberties Union of Nevada (ACLUNV) is celebrating 50 years of public service throughout 2016, with a 50th Anniversary Gala on Saturday, June 11, 2016 at 6 p.m. at the Wynn Las Vegas. The gala will include dinner, a silent auction, entertainment, and a VIP ticket option that includes a one-hour cocktail reception with Nevada and national VIPs.

Individuals and organizations from across the state will be honored and recognized at the gala for dedicating their efforts to protecting civil rights and liberties for all. The ACLUNV invites the public to nominate members from the community, entertainment, government, and innovation industries across the state. Nominees should have a commitment and passion for the ACLU’s four pillars: democracy, equality, liberty and justice. Nominations can be made online at https://aclunv.org/50thAnniversary through Friday, February 19.
 
Tickets are on sale now and are priced at $250 per person with VIP tickets priced at $350 each. Tickets can be purchased online at https://aclunv.org/50thAnniversary.
 
Started in 1966, the ACLU of Nevada is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization that works to defend and advance the civil liberties and civil rights of all Nevadans. “As we embark on this milestone year, we are excited to reflect on and celebrate with the community the civil rights and liberties achievements made over the past 50 years, and we look forward to defending the rights and liberties of Nevadans for the next 50 years,” said Tod Story, executive director.
 
About American Civil Liberties Union of Nevada
Started in 1966, the ACLU of Nevada is embarking on its 50th year of public service. The ACLU of Nevada is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization committed to the defense and advancement of civil liberties and civil rights for all people in Nevada. For additional information, please visit http://www.aclunv.org.

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