Supporters

 
Lorenzo “Bobby” Adams
Manuel Aragon
Mrs. Gene (Jackie) Autry
Clarence and Jacquie Avant
Ed Avila
Danny Bakewell, Sr.
Rabbi Leonard J. Beerman
Angela Glover Blackwell
Donna Bojarsky
Bill Boyarsky
Lorraine Bradley
Phyllis Bradley
Eli and Edythe Broad
Bishop H. Hartford Brookins*
Ezunial Burts
Anton Calleia
Lou Cannon
Janet Heinritz Canterbury
Rick Caruso
Sal Castro*
Warren Christopher*
Mrs. Johnnie L. Cochran, Jr.
Bruce Corwin
David Crippins
Grace Montañez Davis
Anita L. DeFrantz
Phil Depoian
Adrian Dove
Craig Ehrlich
Bill Elkins*
Norm Emerson
Mark Fabiani
Valerie Fields
 
Rabbi Allen I. Freehling
Mike Gage
Dan Garcia
Art M. Gastelum
Linda Griego
Stanley and Elaine Goff
Les Hamasaki
Rene Henry
Joe Hicks
Tom Houston
Elbert and Marilyn Hudson
Paul Hudson
Rabbi Steven Jacobs
Alberto Juarez
Maureen Kindel
Bob Kholos*
John and Sarah Kobara
Gideon Kracov
Stewart Kwoh
Hank Lacayo
Bee Canterbury Lavery
Craig Lawson
Barbara Lindemann
Bill Luddy
John Mack
Kerman Maddox
Wilfred Marshall
Richard Maullin
Patricia Meyer
Olivia Mitchell
Sheri Mobley
Wanda Moore
Reverend Cecil Murray
Dee Dee Myers
 
Alex Nogales
Rose Ochi
Rick Orlov
Max Palevsky*
Nick Patsaouras
Richard and Gloria Pink
Victoria Pipkin-Lane
Bill Raphiel
Ann Reiss Lane
Ray Remy
Nelson Rising
Shirley Roberts*
Lillian Roybal-Rose
Dominick Rubalcava
Tom Safran
Robert Sainz
Carla Sanger
Fran Savitch
Hope and Harvey Schecter
Stanley K. Sheinbaum
David Simon
Thomas Spiegel
Tom Sullivan
Ted Tanner
Peter Ueberroth
Jane, Jack, and Sam Usher
Jose Luis Valenzuela
Ali Webb
Maury Weiner*
Fabian Wesson
Betty Wilson
Janice Wood

 

 

Elected Officials

U.S. Congressmember Karen Bass
CA Senator Roderick D. Wright
Mayor Eric Garcetti
Supervisor Gloria Molina
Supervisor Mark Ridley-Thomas
Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky
City Council President Herb Wesson
City Councilmember Tom LaBonge
City Councilmember Bernard Parks

 

Former Elected Officials

U.S. Congressmember Howard Berman
U.S. Congressmember Esteban Torres
U.S. Congressmember Diane E. Watson
CA Supreme Court Justice Cruz Reynoso
CA Senator Alan Sieroty
CA Assemblyman Mervyn Dymally
Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa
Mayor Richard Riordan
City Controller Wendy Greuel
Supervisor Yvonne Brathwaite Burke
Supervisor Ed Edelman
City Councilmember Richard Alarcón
City Councilmember David Cunningham
City Councilmember Robert Farrell
City Councilmember Nate Holden
City Councilmember Cindy Miscikowski
City Councilmember Jan Perry
City Councilmember Joel Wachs
City Councilmember Michael Woo

* deceased

 
 

Major Sponsors

National Endowment for the Humanities

California Council for the HumanititesW. K. Kellogg Foundation

Ralph M. Parsons FoundationCalifornia Community Foundation

City of Los AngelesLos Angeles Department of Water and Power