Links to Articles about our 2009 Event

Dr. Grace Dammann is a long-time resident of San Francisco Zen Center’s Green Dragon Temple, known more familiarly as Green Gulch Farm, a Buddhist temple as well as an organic farm and garden.
Grace’s talk at the event


Dali Lama Honors the 2009 Unsung Heroes of Compassion


Sydney Tibetan presented with “Unsung Heroes of Compassion” award by Dalai Lama in California USA


Dalai Lama honors Unsung Heroes of Compassion


Dalai Lama Honors 49 heroes of compassion; honorees from 13 countries in San Francisco for event


Dr. Geoffrey Tabin named “Unsung Hero of Compassion” at ceremony with the Dalai Lama[tt_news]=68&tx_ttnews[backPid]=12&cHash=5dad4605d4


Rajan Kaur receives a special award from HH Dalai Lama


Israel’s unsung female heroes
This year, the Dalai Lama’s award went to two local women: Dr. Galia Sabar for her work on and with African migrant workers, and Ibtisam Mahammed for promoting peace.