A Celebration of Social Justice Visionaries

2021 Upton Sinclair Virtual Event

The March to Progress Continues


The March To Progress Continues

This year's Upton Sinclair Virtual Event will highlight the progress made in the fight for equity and justice and the work on the horizon. Keep the spirit of our live event going with engaging conversations, special guests and more! The March to Progress Continues!

Upton Sinclair Event Goes Virtual!

Despite the pandemic, we have seen major progress in our fights to make Los Angeles a more just and equitable place. Join us as we celebrate the dynamic visionaries who are paving the way for social justice progress in Los Angeles and beyond.

Thursday, April 22, 2021
6 p.m. PDT
Virtual Event

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Featured Video

This is a moment for us to not just shield away, cover, and put another bandaid over the pain that has been systemic for centuries—but it’s time for us to really get to the source of it and uproot it so we can treat the real ailment of structural racism in this country.
LaTosha Brown
Black Voters Matter

Editor in Chief

Win Mccormack


Kafi D. Blumenfield & City Councilmember Bob Blumenfield

California Community Foundation

The California Endowment

The California Wellness Foundation

Paula & Barry Litt

Los Angeles Department of Water & Power

Katie McGrath & JJ Abrams Family Foundation

PDG Consulting

Nancy Stephens, Rick Rosenthal & Jamie Wolf

Allison Thomas

Weingart Foundation

Shana Weiss & John Silva


11th Hour Project

Beth Burnam

Elizabeth Levitt-Hirsch

Sarah Pillsbury


Angell Foundation

Annenberg Foundation

Attias Family Foundation

Stephanie & Harold Bronson

Brotherhood Crusade

Jon Christensen & Ursula K. Heise

Barbara Cohn

First 5 LA

Mayor's Fund for Los Angeles

SEIU 2015

Starfish Impact

Marta Ferro/Starfish Impact

Susan Genco & Mitch Kamin

Whitney Green

Liz Heller & John Manulis

Carol & Wally Marks III/Suzy Marks

Abby Sher

Lauren White & Alex Gansa

Elizabeth & Steve Zaillian


The Philip and Muriel Berman Foundation

Celia Bernstein & Brad Kesden

Z. Clark Branson

Mary Ann Braubach

David Bohnett Foundation

Kay Gallin

Mayor Eric Garcetti & First Lady Amy Elaine Wakeland

Katharine King

Kesa Kivel

Zuzana Riemer-Landres & Shawn Landres

Loraine Lundquist

Jared & Janina Rivera

Heather Joy Rosenberg & Joshua Joy Kamensky

Cathy Salser

Mark Smith

Amelia & Derrick Williamson