CSP gave Bradley the award "[i]n recognition of philanthropy in the service of national security" and "for its tireless commitment to promoting freedom and the American experiment.
"We salute the Lynde and Harry Bradley Foundation's incalculable contribution to the strengthening of American democratic capitalism and the institutions, principles, and values that sustain and nurture it," CSP said. The award was presented by CSP founder and president Frank Gaffney
During the dinner, CSP also gave its Freedom Flame Award to former U.S. Attorney General Michael B. Mukasey
and its Freedom's Shield Award to retired U.S. Army Maj. Gen. John K. Singlaub.
The Bradley Foundation supports CSP.