NIF Keepers RGB Large

Keepers of the American Dream are the heroes who embody the spirit of immigrant achievement, contribute significantly to the well-being of immigrants in the United States, and are advocates, in every sense of the word, for the value of immigrants and immigration to the nation.

On October 14, 2015, the National Immigration Forum and National Immigration Forum Action Fund are thrilled to honor three immigrant women who are quintessential Keepers of the American Dream.

2015 honorees:

WeiliDai_Forbes Diane Portnoy

Weili Dai
President and Co-Founder
Marvell Technology Group

Diane Portnoy
Founder and CEO
Immigrant Learning Center

Lorella Praeli
Immigrant Rights Advocate


We invite you to join us to celebrate the leadership of our 2015 honorees. Sponsorship of Keepers of the American Dream will provide a unique opportunity to highlight your own leadership on this issue by amplifying your message on our website, in social media, in messaging directed at our key constituents (more than 30,000 individuals and organizations), on event materials, and in communications to local and national media.

Wednesday, October 14, 2015  | 6:45 p.m. – 9:00 p.m
The W Hotel | 515 15th Street NW, Washington, D.C., 20004

6:45 – 7:00 p.m. – Registration Begins
7:00 – 7:15 p.m. Reception Begins, Food and Drinks Served
7:15 p.m. Program Begins


The Forum would like to recognize and thank our 2015 Keepers of the American Dream sponsors.

If you have any questions about sponsorship, please contact Robin Metalitz, Development Director, at 202-383-5995, or

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2014 Keepers of the American Dream

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