Pat Wynne to receive Joe Hill Award

The Labor Heritage Foundation will present this year’s Joe Hill Award to Pat Wynne, director of the San Francisco Labor Heritage Chorus. The most prestigious award in the field of labor culture, the Joe Hill Award is given in honor of lifetime achievement. Previous recipients include Cesar Chavez in 1993, and Pete Seeger in 1995.

Pat will receive the award at the Great Labor Arts Exchange in Washington, D.C., June 20-22, 2014. We just received permission from the Labor Heritage Foundation to release this exciting news!


By Dan Harper

Dan Harper is the minister of First Parish in Cohasset, Mass.