EJS 20th Anniversary

Join Us in Celebrating the Equal Justice Society’s 20th Anniversary!

You’re invited to join us in a virtual gala to celebrate the Equal Justice Society’s 20th anniversary on September 17 at 6:00 p.m. Pacific. The evening will include performances by Marcus Shelby and his musical collaborators, inspired by the courage of Harriet Tubman and the 100th anniversary of women’s suffrage. The production is being co-directed by Cheo Tyehimba-Taylor and Kevin Johnson.

The evening will be co-hosted by Kelly McCreary, EJS Board Member, Actor and Producer, and Renel Brooks-Moon, SF Giants Public Address Announcer and veteran Bay Area broadcaster, with special remarks by Pam Moore, KRON4 News, and a blessing by Rev. Diana McDaniel. Buy your tickets or sponsorship today!

EJS 20th Anniversary Celebration
Thursday, September 17, 2020 – 6:00 p.m.

Special Thank You to Our Early Sponsors and Host Committee!

Our deepest appreciation to our early Sponsors and Host Committee members. Learn more about sponsor benefits and purchase your sponsorship today! Or contact Ginger Johnson at gjohnson@equaljusticesociety.org for more information.

In formation

Elizabeth Cabraser

Quinn Delaney and Wayne Jordan
Henry L. Hecht
Emily Scott

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati Foundation

James Finberg and Melanie Piech
Tom Given

Neyhart, Anderson, Flynn & Grosboll

Beneficial State Bank​
Judge Thelton Henderson​
New Directions in Diversity

In formation

  • Abdi Soltani
  • Aimee Allison
  • Andy Wong
  • Barbara Maco and Bill Wick
  • Bill Hing
  • Caren Van Slyke
  • Carrie Avery
  • Cheryl Stevens
  • Constance Moore
  • Daniel Tellalian
  • David Berger
  • Debbie Lee and Bill Tamayo
  • Rev. Diana McDaniel
  • Dolores Huerta
  • Dr. Shirley Weber
  • Elaine Elinson and Rene CiriaCruz
  • Elizabeth Cabraser
  • Emily Scott
  • Gloria Steinem
  • Guillermo Mayer
  • Henry L. Hecht
  • James Harrison
  • James J. Brosnahan
  • Jane and Howard Moore
  • Jennifer Bell and William C. McNeill III
  • Joey Williams
  • John William Templeton
  • Judge Thelton Henderson
  • Lyda Phillips
  • Maja Wessels and Charles Covington
  • Monique E. Liburd
  • The National Association for Equal Opportunity in Higher Education (NAFEO)
  • Parshan Khosravi
  • Quinn Delaney and Wayne Jordan
  • Renel Brooks-Moon
  • Rosemary E. Fei
  • Shauna Marshall and Robert Z. Hirsch
  • Susan Baronoff
  • Tamara Morgan
  • Tiffaney Boyd
  • Tony Iton
  • Vincent Pan
  • Virginia Dzurinko
  • Yolanda Jackson

Watch a Special Preview Video Featuring Marcus Shelby with Vocals by Tiffany Austin

In this special preview video produced by Kevin Johnson, Marcus Shelby shares his two-decade artistic partnership with EJS and performs a few of the musical pieces with Tiffany Austin that will be showcased at our EJS20 gala on September 17.

EJS20 designs by Rose de Heer Design made possible by support from Tipping Point Community. Watch for our PDF invitations coming soon!

EJS 20th Anniversary Celebration
Thursday, September 17, 2020 – 6:00 p.m.