Breaking Barriers 2015

MDLC’s Gala Event was held September 24, 2015 Celebrating the ADA’s 25th Anniversary!

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Breaking Barriers 2015

September 24, 2015
5:30 – 9:00 PM
Wright Theater, University of Baltimore Student Center
21 W. Mount Royal Avenue, Baltimore


MDLC’s Breaking Barriers 2015 commemorated the 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act by screening the outstanding Independent Lens documentary, “Lives Worth Living” and presenting one of its stars, Judith Heumann, our Lifetime Achievement Award.

2015 Breaking Barriers Award Recipients:

Lorraine Sheehan Lifetime Achievement Award: Judith Heumann
Public Policy Award: Congressman Steny Hoyer
Legal Advocacy Award: Sidley Austin LLP
Gayle Hafner Grassroots Advocacy Award: Thomas Hicks

Click here for campus map showing event location (#8) and nearby parking (#s 17 & 20)

2015 Gold Sponsors


2015 Silver Sponsors