The producer of Spirit Talk has won the prestigious “2012 Martin Luther King Jr. Drum Major for Service Award.” Jean Ramacciotti received a letter from President Obama, thanking and congratulating her. The award is presented “in recognition and appreciation of your commitment to strengthening our Nation and for making a difference through volunteer service, addressing the most pressing needs in your community and in our country.“
Jean was nominated by the Islamic Networks Group (ING) for her interfaith work. Jean has been a regular speaker at the Interfaith Speakers Bureau (IFSB), speaking at schools, colleges, companies and service clubs about promoting understanding and cooperation amongst all religions, particularly Hindu, Buddhism, Christianity, Islam and Judaism. She is passionate about justice, tolerance and the individuality of faith.
We congratulate you, Jean. What an accomplishment! We are so proud of you and glad you produce your TV show with us!
A recurring theme of Jean’s long-running show, Spirit Talk, is finding points of intersection, compassion and empathy among faith communities. To watch Jean’s Show, click here for the schedule.
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