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NEW YORK (June 24, 2015) -- National Urban League President and CEO Marc H. Morial today was recognized with the Hank Aaron Champion for Justice Award as part of the Atlanta Braves Heritage Weekend.

"Hank Aaron has long been a personal hero of mine, so I am especially honored to receive an award bearing his name," Morial said. "I'm grateful for the opportunity to serve in the civil rights arena, and look to Hank Aaron's example for strength and inspiration."

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