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Thursday May 26, 2011  |  Registration at 7:30am Program begins at 8:00am


Casa Italiana, St. Peter's Italian Catholic Church 
1051 N. Broadway
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Driving Directions 


Bamboo Plaza

420 Bernard Street

Los Angeles, CA 90012

CLUE-LA Board of Directors 
Shakeel Syed,Chair
Executive Director
Islamic Shura Council of Southern California

Rabbi Linda Bertenthal
Managing Congregational Representative
Union for Reform Judaism

Robert A. Branch
Charlie Carnow
Young Religious Leader Representative
Rev. James Conn
Director of New Ministries, California-Pacific Annual  Conference
United Methodist Church
Rev. Walter Contreras
Coordinator of Hispanic Ministries
Evangelical Covenant Church
Rev. Norman Copeland
Presiding Elder
Southern California African Methodist Episcopal Church

Ana Grande
Campaign Director

Father Mike Gutierrez
St. John the Baptist Catholic Church
Scott McVarish, Esq.
Immigration Attorney
Rev. Liz Munoz
Trinity Episcopal Church

Dr. Sharon Rabb
Executive Director
Center for the Empowerment of Families

Vivian Rothstein
Deputy Director
Los Angeles Alliance for a New Economy

Rev. William D. Smart, Jr.
 Amos CME Church

Deacon John Steele
Holy Family Church


Maria Perez, Events Coordinator 
213-481-3740 ext.103 


The 8th Annual Giants of Justice Breakfast, on Thursday, May 26, will honor these local leaders in the multi-faith movement for worker justice:

Reverend Jim Conn 
Rev. Jim Conn
Director of New Ministries Cal-Pac Annual Conference, United Methodist Church

Jackie Goldberg
Hon. Jackie Goldberg
Assemlymember Emeritus

Bishop Gabino Zavala
Bishop Gabino Zavala
Auxiliary Bishop, San Gabriel Region Catholic Archdiocese of Los Angeles

Betsy Estudillo
Betsy Estudillo
  "Emerging Giant" Organizer, Clean Car Wash Campaign     AFL-CIO      


For years, CLUE-LA has celebrated the power of individuals to elevate all of humanity through their spirit of compassion, wisdom, and vision.  These “Giants of Justice” provide a Moral Compass for the rest of us, inspiring us to create a compassionate society together.   We have honored many tremendous leaders over the years.  Join us in honoring these Giants of Justice and supporting the work of CLUE-LA!

There are many opportunities to show your support of our work and to honor this year’s Giants of Justice.  Please celebrate these leaders and CLUE’s mission to “educate, organize, and mobilize the faith community to walk with workers and their families in their struggle for good jobs and dignity in the workplace.”

 Movement Builder                                         $5,000
 Table of 10 and Full Page Ad

 Peace Maker                                                 $2,500
 Half table (6 seats) and Page Ad

 Justice Seeker                                               $1,500
 Two tickets and Page Ad

 Worker Advocate                                            $750
 Two tickets and 1/8 Page Ad

 Sustainer                                                        $700
 Table of ten

 Standard Ticket                                              $75

 Sponsor a worker or student                          $20

 This is a great opportunity to volunteer and support CLUE-LA's work. If you would like to be a volunteer at this event, please contact Maria Perez: (213) 481-3740 ext. 103 or email


If you cannot attend Giants of Justice, please consider a one-time donation of any amount to CLUE-LA.  Donate online or make your donation by mail to:   

Clergy and Laity United for Economic Justice (CLUE-LA                                                     464 Lucas Avenue, Suite 202
Los Angeles, CA 90017




 To purchase a greeting, please contact Maria Perez at  Greetings should be submitted no later than May 2nd as a high-resolution (300 dpi) image file in TIFF, JPG, or PDF format.  Please contact Ms. Perez with questions.


Dimensions (All greetings except for the Full Page Premium are black and white.)
Full Page:             8” width x 10.5” height
Half page:            8” width x 5.25" height

Quarter page:       4" x 5.25" height

1/8th page:          4" width x 2.625" height
Greetings:           Individuals who would like to place business card sized, text-only greetings
                          should send a copy to


  Full Page Premium Greeting                       $2,000
  Color ad, front or back cover

 Full Page Black and White Greeting           $1,500

  Half Page Greeting                                         $650

  Quarter Page Greeting                                 $400

  1/8 Page Greeting                                          $200

  Greeting (Individuals only)                           $65
  Business card size


Bishop Mary Ann Swenson
Fr. Mike Gutierrez
Holy Nativity Episcopal Church
Kabira Stokes Hochberg
Rabbi Mark Diamond
Fr. Richard Estrada
Rev. Liz Munoz
Ryan Thompson


Rabbi Steven Jacobs
 Sr. Mary Jean Ferry
La Mikia Castillo
Marty Coleman
Rev. Aubrey Thornton
Rev. Canon Richard W.  Gillett
Rabbi  Robert T. Gan
Bishop John R. Bryant
Joan  Harper
Shakeel Syed
Daniel French

Rev. George  Regas
 Rev. Norman Copeland
Sr. Diane Donoghue
Jaime Rapaport

Imam Ali Siddiqui
Stanley Sheinbaum
Maria Elana Durazo
Jerome Horton


Dolores Huerta
  Rev. James M. Lawson Jr.
 Rev. Gregory J. Boyle
 Rabbi Leonard  I. Beerman
Rev. Malcolm Boyd
 Theresa Bonpane

As CLUE-LA LogoCLUE-LA, we educate, organize and mobilize people of faith to walk with working families in the struggle for rights and dignity.

For more information, call (213) 481-3740, ext. 103, or email