At CCEJ, we know that real social change only comes when we work together to raise awareness, heal conflicts, and bridge differences in communities throughout Southern California. We are grateful to the donors who provide the resources to sustain and grow CCEJ’s transformative programs!

Supporters FY18-19

FOUNDATION & GOVERNMENT FUNDERS

Bess J. Hodges Foundation
California Community Foundation
The California Endowment
California Wellness Foundation
California State Board of
Community Corrections
Crail-Johnson Foundation

Dwight Stuart Youth Fund
JAMS Foundation
Los Angeles County Department of Health – Youth Development & Diversion Program
Los Angeles County Dispute Resolution Program
The Rudolph J. & Daphne A. Munzer Foundation
Weingart Foundation

CHAMPIONS ($10,000 and above)

Alta Dena Certified Dairy
Barbara Alpert
Binnie & Jack Berro and Family
Bristol Farms
Eugene & Ann Lentzner
Hank & Joyce Feldman/Performance Plus Tire
Dr. Mike & Arline Walter
P2S Engineering, Inc.

Ralphs Grocery Company
Smart & Final
Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits
Stater Bros. Charities
SuperValu
Susan Stuhlbarg
TABC/Toyota

LEADERS ($5,000 – 9,999)

Albertsons
Bimbo Bakeries USA
Capital Investment Advisers
Certified Federal Credit Union
CSULB Office of the President
CSULB University Relations & Development
DPI Specialty Foods
Earth Friendly Products
Frito-Lay, Inc.
Gallo Wine Company
Kellogg Company
Kevin & Jennifer Peterson

The Matthew & Roberta Jenkins Family Foundation
MemorialCare
The Minute Maid Company
Pepsi Beverages Company
Perimeter Sales & Merchandising
Port of Long Beach
Reyes Coca-Cola Bottling
Richard & Arlene Freeman
Rosecarrie & Dr. Alan Brooks
SA Recycling
UNFI – United Natural Foods, Inc.

ADVOCATES ($2,500 – 4,999)

American Gold Star Manor
Anheuser-Busch, Inc.
Archstone Foundation
Barilla America Inc.
Dave Kinnear/dbkAssociates, Inc.
Diageo Beer Company
Firestone Walker Brewing Co.
Frieda’s Specialty Produce
Gelson’s Markets
Janice Hahn, LA County Supervisor, 4th District
John E. Kashiwabara Endowment Fund
Keesal, Young & Logan
Keurig Dr. Pepper
Long Beach Area Convention & Visitors Bureau

Mary Ann Takemoto
Merle Hilliard Charitable Trust
Michael & Mimi Brascia
Milton’s Baking Company
Mission Foods
Monster Energy
Navigator Sales & Marketing
Northgate Gonzalez Market
Richard & Amy Lipeles
Sidney Stern Memorial Trust
Smithfield Foods
Tropical Preserving Co.
YMCA of Greater Long Beach
Young’s Market Company

SUSTAINERS ($1,000 – 2,499)

Anonymous
Blair A. Carty
Braden & Susan Phillips
Bruce & Helen Cohn Needham
Charles & Terese Parkin
ChildNet Youth & Family Services
Christopher J. Steinhauser
Cordoba Corporation
Craig Cross
CSULB School of Social Work
Dana Buchanan
Daryl & Sandy Phillips
Deborah Fabricant
Foster Farms
Dr. Ginny Baxter
Heineken USA
Hidden Villa Ranch
Jan Maize
Dr. Jane Close Conoley & Collie Conoley

Jerry Whitmore
Jim & Carol Preusch
Jim Zehmer
Karen & Bob Paul
Linda Haley & Marvin Zamost
LBCC, Liberal Arts Campus
LBCC, Liberal Arts Campus ASB
Long Beach Transit
Los Altos Food Products
Lynne & Gainer Pillsbury
Marlene Temple
Megan Kerr
Michelle Molina
Mike Mortensen
Nancy Manriquez-Dowell
Nestle
Norco Ranch

Olive Crest Abused Childrens Foundation
Rabbi Howard Laibson
Rabbi Steven Moskowitz
Robert Kelly
Dr. Ruth Hayes
Skip Keesal
Sofia Riley
Suzanne Nosworthy
Swell Ice Cream
Talking Rain
Tammy Newland-Shishido
Tarek A. Mohamed
Teri Alpert
U.S. Bank
Unilever
Zevia LLC

ALLIES ($100 to $999)

Advantage Solutions
Alameda Corridor Transportation Authority
Alejandra Priede Schubert
Alfredo Velasco
Allan & Georgina Kolsky
Amy Mize
Amy Tien
Andrea Friedenthal
Andy Fee
Anna Bautista Calomay
Anna & Brian Behar-Russell
Annette Kashiwabara & Marty Isozaki
Barbara Pollack
Barbara Powell
Barbara & Leon Shoag
Barbara Wolfe
Becky Blair
Beverly O`Neill
Blaze Bernstein Memorial Foundation
Bonnie Lowenthal
Brad Martin
Brenda Threatt
Brian Jersky
Candace Kelly
Carl Kemp
Carole Christianson
Carolyn Caldwell
Chana Ham-Rosebrock
Charlotte Joseph
Cheri Bazley
Cheryl Kennick
Christine Marie Franco
CJ Crockett
Claudette Brown
Connie Mistretta
Corinne Garthoff
Co-Sales Southern California
Craft Brew Alliance
Crystal Geyser Water Co.
Cynthia Terry
Cynthia Freeman
Cyrus Parker-Jeanette
Daniel Lipton
Daniel O’Connor
Danielle Achiro
Danone North America
D’Aquino Italian Importing Co.
Darick Simpson
Dave Grosse
Dave Whitbeck
David Dimond
Daymon Worldwide Inc.
Dennis Feldman
Desarie Gonzales
Don & Julie Knabe
Don Trojan
Donna Groman
Donna Tyndall
Douglas Drummond
E. Rochelle Bobo
Elisa Ann Nicholas
Elizabeth Haynes
Elizabeth Lindh
Empire Marketing Strategies
Eric Hanks
Flowers Baking Company
Forouzan Golshani
Frank & Margie Newell
Frieda Caplan
GD Bro Burger
General Mills
Gerry Marnien
Glenn Feldman

Gloria M. Deukmejian
Greg Geane
Greg Owen
Guzman & Gray, CPA
Halbert Hargrove
Helene Cummings
Hem Shah
International City Bank
Ivy Arlinda Goolsby
J. Abel Gutierrez
Jack Dowsett
Jacquie Slobom
Jim & Liz Breslauer
James Hankla
James Hannon
James P. Mills-Winkler
Jane Min Wu Meyer
Rev. Jane Gould
Janet Katsuki Mullen
Janis Krantz
Jayne E. Lastusky
Jean Bakke
Jeff Huetinck
Jeffrey P. Williams
Jennie-O Turkey Store
Jennifer Bourgeois
Jerry & Susan Scorsatto
Jessica Quintana
Jewell Holloway, Sr
Jewish Long Beach
Jill Rosenberg
Jim Veregge
JoAnn McDonald
Joe Shasha
Joel Oakford
John Fielder
John Keisler
Joseph Rooney
Judith McNulty Black
Kathryn Miles
Katie Larson
KDS Marketing
Kelly Carioti
Kenneth Peterson
Kenya Stamps
Kimball Wasick
Laurie & Robert Raykoff
Leon Back, Jr.
Leslie Wiberg
Lillian Zacky
Linda Lassers
Linda Rahn
Lisa Mais
Long Beach Airport-Public Works
Long Beach City Prosecutors Office
Long Beach Community Foundation
Long Beach Police Officers Association
Loren Miner
Loucine Huckabay
Lyn & Joel Epstein
Lynne Miller
Marcos Lopez
Mari Hooper
Marie Treadwell
Mark Guillen
Mary Alice Braly
Matthew Kobzeff
Mayhew & Associates
Maury & Louise Bermon
Melvin Lee Berger
Michael Anderson
Michael Russell
Michele Winterstein

Mickie Villanueva
Mike Stamper
Mildred J. Whisenton
Mondelez International – Nabisco
Monica Lounsbery
Myrna Wigod
NAACP, Long Beach Branch
Ned Gaylord
Neil Swanson
Norma Chinchilla
Norma Silva
Patricia Apel
Patricia Brown
Dr. Patricia Toliver
Pat Posey
Patti Robin Flynn
Paul Kamholz
Phil Fendyan
Phillips Steel Company
Phyllis Hayes-Reams
Pollaro & Associates
Post Consumer Brands
Procter & Gamble
Rancho Los Alamitos Foundation
Randy Hartshorn
Dr. Rashida Crutchfield
Red Bull
Renee B. Simon
Renee Lawler
Robert Stemler
Robin M. Smith
Robin Rosin
Roger & Georgia Klinkers
Rosalie Cruz
Rosalyn Feldman
Russell Warnick
Samantha Garcia
Sharon Duffy
Sharon Valear Robinson
Sheila Pokras
Shirley Smith
Simon Grieve
Southern California Grantmakers
Staci Keller
Stacy Bryant
Stephen E. Gordon
Steve Gordon
Susie Colvin
Susie Dong-Matsuda
Suzanne Brodsly
Suzanne Caverly
Suzanne & Doyle Powell
Ted Hollister
Temple Israel
The Boston Beer Company
The Chasin Foundation
The Jel Sert Company
The Murrin Family Trust
Timothy Williams
Tom Benson
Trader Joe’s
Tree Top, Inc.
Vernon D. Jones
Vic Chiono
Vickie Sullos
Waltereise Lamb-Stanzell
Wendy Marie Whelan
Western Association of Food Chains
Will Miller
William H. Marmion
Willie & Mary Crocker
Yair Katz

Friends ($1 to $99)

Aaron Kern
Adelita Lopez
Andrea Sulsona
Anne Firestone
Arnold Karpel
Ashley Marshall
Barbara E. Crane
Betina Hsieh
Beverly Millan
Bob Kalayjian
Brenda Caloca
Brenda Louise Dowell-Scott
Brigitta Yeung Heiringhoff
Caitlin Gilmartin
Carlos Lima
Carmen Menchie Davies
Carol Ann Masters
Celia Young
Chris Peterson
Christi Wilkins
Christina Zamost
Coleen Followell
Consuelo Pena
Curtis Bennett
Cynthia Howell
Dale Whitney
Daphne Jackson
David A. Sacks
Dawud Bailey
Diana Adauto- Smith
Donna Chinn
Dora Jacildo
Dora Quach
Esteban McKenzie
George Malauulu
Glen Patrick
Gloria Williams
Helene Ansel
Irene Quevedo
Jane W. Barboza
Janet Robinson
Jay Alhadeff
Jean Fromm

Jennifer Holmgren
Jennifer Wright
Joanne Levy
Joel Perler
John Taeleifi
Jon Alban
Judith Rook
Julie Vo
Julpha Dormitorio
Kathleah Allene Consul Pagdilao
Kathy Scott
Katie Porter
Kattie R. Dixon
Keith Freesemann
Keith Goodner
Kelly An
Kent Azaren
Kevin Shin
Khushbindar Sood
Kirsten Pickus
Laura Zavala
Laurie Arroyo
Lena Ragusa
Lester Reams
Lindsey Tyler
Lisa Palombi
Lisette Martinez
Lori Davidson
Margo Berdanis
Marilyn R Day
Marisol Barajas
Martha Duncan
Mary Ann Newport
Mary Jo Bradshaw
Matthew Estrada
Meladee Noble-Carbajal
Michele A. Dobson
Michele Berro
Michele Cesca
Miles McNeeley
Mitzi Brown

Molly Ann Woods
Monica McKenzie
Nancy M. Torres
Nancy Speizer
Newsha Dau
Pamela Miller Nolte
Patrice Wong
Patricia Davidson
Rachel Ross
Ramon Knox
Randi M King
Raul A. Anorve
Rebecca Eller
Rene Castro
Richard Brown
Richele Steele
Ricki McManuis
Robbie Butler
Robyn Gordon-Peterson
Ron Arias
Rosalinda Oliva
Rose Richard
Sandra Rogers
Sarah Bergman
Sarah Len
Shu-Yun Kung
Solomon T. Little, Jr.
Stanley Kim
Stephanie M. V. Loscko
Steve Crow
Steve Keesal
Steven Peterson
Sue Griffiths
Suman Mudunuri-Joseph
Terry O’Dell
Theresa Francis
Timothy Truong
Tina Vince
Trent Clark
Veronica Legarreta
Wilma D. Powell
Yvonne Tran

Purchase Tickets Now!

Fill out the form below to purchase your tickets for the 25th Annual Interfaith Intercultural Breakfast!

×
Building Bridges Clubs Alliance

Please fill out the form below to register your school’s club as part of the Building Bridges Clubs Alliance.

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
×
Purchase Tickets Now!

Fill out the form below to purchase your tickets for the Humanitarian Awards Dinner!

×
Purchase Tickets Now!

Fill out the form below to purchase your tickets for the 42nd Annual Food and Beverages Humanitarian Awards Dinner!

×
Purchase Tribute Journal Ad Now!

Fill out the form below to purchase your Tribute Journal ad for the 53rd Annual Humanitarian Awards Dinner

×
Purchase Tribute Journal Ad Now!

Fill out the form below to purchase your Tribute Journal ad for the 42nd Annual Food and Beverage Industries Humanitarian Awards Dinner

×
Gene Lentzner Nomination Application

Nomination Application

Please make sure to tell us about your nominee in your 1-2 pages by including the following:

1) Significant contributions to the Greater Los Angeles or Long Beach Community in the area of social justice/human relations
2) How they promote respect and justice among all people regardless of differences in race, religion, ethnicity, ability, sexual orientation, gender or gender identity
3) How they demonstrate commitment to social justice and human relations by way of service (if it’s at work, then above and beyond their paid scope of work)
4) Ways they foster inter-group, inter-faith cooperation
5) How they are connected to the Greater Los Angeles or Long Beach area

×