Sean Penn to Receive Peace Summit Award in Chicago Apr03

Sean Penn to Receive Peace Summit Award in Chicago

Penn will get the award for “his work to rebuild and aid the victims of the devastating 2010 earthquake in Haiti” Actor and activist Sean Penn returns to Chicago in April to receive the 2012 Peace Summit Award during the World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureate, being held April 23-25 in Chicago. Penn will be given the honor for “his work to rebuild and aid the victims of the devastating 2010 earthquake in Haiti, as well as his ongoing advocacy for peace and human rights protection worldwide,” according to the committee. In a statement response, Penn called the award an “extraordinary honor in an extraordinary...