Join the Equal Justice Society as we honor Kate Kendell, Executive Director, National Center for Lesbian Rights; William Kennedy and Mona Tawatao, Legal Services of Northern California; San Francisco Latino & Black Union Carpenters, La Raza Centro Legal; and philanthropist Alvin Starks.
The gala will feature | music by the band UNINTENDED CONSEQUENCES with Jim Bresler, Eva Paterson, Jason Ravitz, Kathleen Antonia, Brad Seligman and Bill Tamayo | dancing with DJ VNA aka Vina Ha | the magic of Chin-Chin | a cookie contest for kids | a special presentation of PRESIDENTIAL RACE | and much more.
Tickets are $125 (general), $75 (EJS members), $10 (students) and kids are free. Valet parking available for $20.
Event sponsors include:
Kazan, McClain, Abrams, Lyons, Greenwood & Harley, PL
Morrison & Foerster
Wilson, Sonsini, Goodrich & Rosati Foundation
Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP
Quinn Delaney & Wayne Jordan
California Teachers Association
Arnold & Porter, LLP
Pierce & Shearer LLP, Palo Alto Office
Price and Associates
Margalynne Armstrong and Andrew Pierce
Pierce and Shearer LLP
Our host committee includes: Banafsheh Akhlaghi; Brad Seligman & Sara Campos; Celinda Lake; Connie & Jonathan Heller; Damu Sudi Alii; Dave Rorick; David Oppenheimer and Marcy Kates; Rev. Diana & George McDaniel; Dick Grosboll; Dorothy Ehrlich and Gary Sowards; Drew Westen; Drucilla Ramey and Marvin Stender; Elaine Elinson & Rene Criria Cruz; Gary Greenfield and Reesa Tansey; Hector Preciado and Katerina Villanueva; James Finberg; Jamienne S. Studley; Jennifer Bell & William C. McNeill III; Jill Hanuer; Jon Streeter; Julie Dorf & Jenni Olson; Julie Su & Hernan Vera; Kate Dumbleton; Kelly Dermody; Kendra Fox Davis; Lateefah Simon; Ludovic Blain; Lyda Phillips; Marcus Shelby; Maria Blanco; Mr. & Mrs. James Thrasher; Norman Lear; Oren Sellstrom; Robert Rubin; Rico Oyola; Shakti and Rick Butler; Shauna Marshall & Bob Hirsch; Susan Baronoff; Thomas A. Saenz; Todd Neece; Van Jones; Virginia Dzurinko
Added by kamisugi on November 23, 2008