November 16, 2017 - November 16, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm | Annual Special Events

Annually, the American Labor Museum/Botto House National Landmark presents two distinguished individuals with the Sol Stetin Award in recognition of their outstanding contributions to the well-being of working people.  The 2017 Sol Stetin Awards will be presented at the 35th Annual Sol Stetin Awards Gala on Thursday, November 16th, 2017 at The Tides Estate, North Haledon, New Jersey beginning at 6:30PM.  

The Museum will proudly present this year's Sol Stetin Awards to Chris Shelton, President of the Communication Workers of America (CWA), AFL-CIO & CLC, and Randi Weingarten, President of the American Federation of Teachers (AFT), AFL-CIO.  Mr. Shelton heads a labor union that is a voice on the job for 700,000 workers in the public and private sectors.  Ms. Weingarten is a leader in education reform as president of the 1.7 million member AFT.

In addition, Nick Strauss, United Union of Roofers, Waterproofers & Allied Workers, Local 10 and John Davidowitch, United Brotherhood of Carpenters, Local 620 will received Special Recognition Awards for their dedicated support of the Museum.

The Annual Sol Stetin Awards Gala is a major fundraiser for the American Labor Museum.  The Awards are named for Mr. Stetin who was president of the Textile Workers' Union of America (TWUA) and a founder of the American Labor Museum.

The general public is invited to attend the Annual Sol Stetin Awards Gala for $125. per person.  A Commemorative Journal will record the names of individuals, businesses and organizations who make donations to the Museum.  A Silent Auction is featured at the Gala, providing an additional opportunity to support the Museum and take home terrific gifts, artwork and collectibles.

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Ticket Rates

  • Patron Tables $2,000 for a table of ten
  • Sponsor Tables $1,500 for a table of ten
  • Individual Tickets $125

Souvenir Journal Rates

  • Back Cover (63/4"hx41/2"w)  $2,000
  • Inside Back Cover(63/4"x41/2W) $1,500
  • Full Page-Gold 63/4"hx41/2"w) $1,250
  • Full Page-Silver (63/4"hx41/2"w)  $1,000
  • Full Page-B&W (63/4"hx41/2"h) $750
  • Half Page 3!/4"hx41/2"w)  $500
  • Quarter Page (31/4"hx21/4"w)  $250
  • Business Card Listing (15/8"hx21/4"w) $100
  • Benefactor Listing (one line) $50