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Pensions and endowments support Kennedy charity

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The annual Ripple of Hope Awards Dinner in New York will once again host institutional investors – who this year have their own honorary committee to support the star-studded fundraiser for the Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights.

The 5 December dinner will recognize Al Gore, 45th vice president of the US, and Dennis Mathisen, chairman of K2 Capital Group. Celebrity guests include Charles Grodin, Michael Moore, Rosie Perez, Martin Sheen, Fisher Stevens and Matthew Modine.

Joining the effort are 12 high-profile public pension and endowment executives that form an honorary committee. Pension executives on