Cheryl Little Wins David Lawrence Award
Cheryl Little is the Executive Director of Americans for Immigrant Justice. She recently received the David Lawrence Champion for Children Award.
As a children's advocate, she began at Haitian Refugee Center in 1985, her report Haitian Children Awaiting Visas, aiding almost 200 children's return to their families.
David Lawrence said Little was deserving of the award because she has gone up against the system repeatedly to procure for Haitian youth the same opportunities as American citizens.