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Brad Sears, Executive Director of the Williams Institute, Honored with Common Ground’s Humanitarian Award


March 21, 2011 – Brad Sears, the executive director of UCLA Law’s Williams Institute on Sexual Orientation Law and Public Policy, was honored on Saturday, March 19, 2011 with Common Ground’s Humanitarian Award. At a ceremony held at the Music Box Theater in Hollywood, he was presented with the award for his leading role during the last 10 years to help shape the rights of people living with HIV/AIDS in California.

Based in Santa Monica, Common Ground is the only comprehensive HIV agency serving the Westside of Los Angeles. The organization provides and manages care for hundreds of HIV positive clients each year, and they reach thousands of at-risk teens and adults with proven prevention strategies.