Thank you for joining us on November 3rd!
Christian Legal Aid of Los Angeles was thrilled to host our 12th Annual Prayer Breakfast on November 3, 2018, from 9:00am to 11:00am. The breakfast was held at the Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels.
Keynote Speaker: Susan Burton
Susan Burton is the Founder and Executive Director of A New Way of Life, a nonprofit that provides housing and other support to formerly incarcerated women.
She is nationally known as an advocate for restoring basic civil and human rights to those who have served time.
Not only has Susan received the prestigious Citizen Activist Award from the Harvard Kennedy School of Law. In 2015, on the 50th Anniversary of Selma and the Voting Rights Act, Susan Burton was named by the Los Angeles Times as one of eighteen New Civil Rights Leaders in the nation.
Susan has been a Starbucks® “Upstander,” a CNN Top 10 Hero, a Soros Justice Fellow, a Women’s Policy Institute Fellow at the California Women’s Foundation, A Violence Prevention Fellow with the California Wellness Foundation, and is the co-author, with Cari Lynn, of Becoming Ms. Burton (The New Press). She lives in Los Angeles.
2018 Prayer Breakfast Sponsors
Howarth & Smith
Parris Law Firm
Walraven & Westerfeld
Faithful Central Bible Church
Hope for LA
Berglund & Johnson
Brian & Jessie Fahy