The Life and Legacy of William J. Hughes

The film "The Life and Legacy of William J. Hughes” is about the achievements of Bill and Nancy Hughes and features interviews with more than a dozen colleagues and friends and includes the presentation of the 2017 Distinguished Lifetime Achievement Award to Ambassador Hughes by President Joe Biden. The online showing of "The Life and Legacy of William J. Hughes” premiered on YouTube Live on March 10, 2021.Watch a replay of the event here:


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International Union of Bricklayers & Allied Craftworkers

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The Hughes Family


Hughes Center Partner Level ($1,000)



Steven Batzer

Thomas A. Cirignano

The Rev. G. Douglas Eberly

Jay Gerkin

Henry Gorelick

Arleen J. Halpern

Thomas H., III & Karen Heist

Patrick & Amy Kennedy

Mayor Frank W. Minor

Ocean First Bank

Joseph H. & Barbara J. Rodriguez

John F. Scarpa

Sharon Schulman

South Jersey Building Trades

The Eastern Atlantic States Regional Council of Carpenters

Rich Tolson