The Distinguished Citizen Award Gala & 116th Annual Dinner

May 17, 2019

The Distinguished Citizen Award recognizes those who exemplify the ideals and values that have guided The Commonwealth Club for over a century and whose professional and humanitarian contributions and accomplishments are worthy of admiration. The Gala is the Club's most important annual fundraiser and provides valuable support for the Club's dynamic non-partisan programming.  

2019 Honorees

Former U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine Albright

Madeleine Albright
(Photo by Timothy Greenfield-Sanders)


Operation Hope Founder, Chairman and CEO John Hope Bryant

John Hope Bryant


More honoree announcements to come!