The Arlington Human Rights Commission named Wakefield’s Project Upstanders and the Washington-Lee‘s High School Best Buddies Chapter 2012 James B. Hunter Human Rights Award winners. The James B. Hunter Award recognizes sustained commitment and outstanding accomplishment in the area of human rights made in Arlington by an individual, community group, non-profit organization or business. “Upstanders” is a Wakefield community project that actively promotes the ideals of respect, dignity and human rights among students, faculty, and families. Best Buddies is a student-driven organization designed to raise awareness and educate the entire student body on inclusion, respect and acceptance for all individuals.