CLC June 10 Summit Information and Parking

The summit is taking place at the main campus at ELAC, 1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez, Monterrey Park, CA 91754,  Campus Student Center F5 201 Multipurpose Room. Park at parking structure 3 (parking is free) entrance at Avenida Cesar Chavez. Registration starts at 8am the program starts at 9am.

Do not hesitate to call me if you have any questions (323) 371-7305. See you mañana.


Angela Sanbrano





June 10, 2017


East Los Angeles College

                                                            1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez

                                                            Monterey Park, CA 91754


                                                            Campus Student Center

                                                            F5 201 Multipurpose Room


                                                            9:00a.m.- 5:30p.m.Program





                                    Centro Community Service Organization (CSO)

                                                      Committee in Solidarity with the People of El Salvador (CISPES)

                                                      East Los Angeles College Dream Resource Center

                                                      East Los Angeles College Non-Traditional Student Union

                                                      East Yard Comunities

                                                      Eastside Greens

                                                      EXIDE Community and Workers Committee

                                                      Freedom Road Socialist Organization

                                                      Frente Indigena de Organizaciones Binacionales (FIOB)

                                                      GI Forum

                                                      Hermandad Mexicana “La Original”

                                                      Hermandad Mexicana Transnacional

                                                      Red Mexicana de Lideres y Organizaciones Migrantes (RedMX)

                                                      Latino Latina Roundtable of the Pomona and San Gabriel Valleys

                                                      LA Tenants Union

                                                      Labor Council for Latin American Advancement, Sacramento (LACLAA)

                                                      Leaque of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC)


                                                      Mundo Maya Foundation

                                                      National Lawyers Guild (NLG)

                                                      Office of Councilman Gil Cedillo

                                                      Proyecto Mexico Migrante

                                                      Southwest Voter Education Project (SVREP)

                                                      San Fernando Valley Greens

                                                      Teatro Urbano

                                                      Union de Vecinos

                                                      William C. Velasquez Institute (WCVI)






                                         JUNE 10, 2017




8:00 a.m.         Registration

                        Campus Student Center F5-201 Multipurpose Room


9:00 a.m.         Prayer

                        Father Richard Estrada



Kenia Alcocer, American Federation of Teachers, Union de Vecinos, ELAC

Angela Sanbrano, California Latino Congreso


9:30 a.m.         Keynote Speakers

                        Former Mayor of Los Angeles, Antonio Villaraigosa

City Councilmember, Gil Cedillo

Green Party, Kenneth Mejia


10:00 a.m.       Strategy Panel

                        Moderator: Nativo Lopez, Hermandad Mexicana “La Original”

Shiu-Ming Cheer, National Immigration Law Center (NILC)

John Sermeño, EXIDE, Community and Worker’s Committee

Genesys Sanchez, Student, ELAC

Sol Marquez, Centro Community Service Organization (CSO)

Al Rojas, Labor Council for Latin American Advancement (LACLAA)

Jose Calderon, Latino Latina Roundtable of the Pomona, San Gabriel Valleys

Odilia Romero, Frente Indigena Oaxaqueno Binacional (FIOB)

Father Alejandro Solalinde, Hermanos en El Camino, Ixtepec, Oaxaca


12:00 p.m.       Lunch (F5-201 Multipurpose Room


Baile Folklorico: Hermandad Mexicana Transnacional



1:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m. Workshops


  1. Know Your Rights: Grassroots Empowerment and Organizing (E3-257)

Moderator: Gilbert Saucedo, National Lawyers Guild (NLG)

Claudia Bedolla, Latino Latina Roundtable of the Pomona and San Gabriel Valleys

Ken Montenegro, National Lawyers Guild (NLG)

Angelica Dueñas, San Fernando Valley Greens

Jose J. Gonzalez, Media Health Technologies


  1. Empowering Our Communities at the Local, State and National Level;

            Response to Executive Orders; Is State Sactuary an Option? ( E3-150)

Moderator: Nativo Lopez, Hermandad Mexicana “La Original”

Shiu-Ming Cheer, National Immigration Law Center (NILC)

Maria Alejandra Cabrales, DACA Student, Hamilton High School

Claudia Blauser, Non-Traditional Student Union, ELAC

Maria Galleta, United Deported Veterans;Deported Mothers in Action


III.       Challenges Border Walls and Bans that Divide Communities (E3-157)

            Moderator: Jesus Vargas, Proyecto Mexico Migrante

            Father Solalinde, Founder, Hermanos en El Camino, Ixtepec, Oaxaca

Hugo Castro, Border Angels

Ericka Perez Campos, Secretaria Movimientos Sociales, Movimiento Ciudadano

Luis Manuel Antuñez Oviedo, Abogado del Dr. Mireles, Founder of Self Defense                                                                                                                        Committees, Michoacan

Mattie Conway, Committee in Solidarity with the People of El Salvador(CISPES)


  1. Fight Back Against Ice and Police Abuse (F5-213)

Moderator: Carlos Montes, Centro CSO

Sol Marquez, Freedom Road Socialist Organization

Estela Rodriguez, Centro CSO, Mother of Edwin Rodriguez

Juan Mendes and Josefina Rizo, Centro CSO, Parents of Jose “Peruzzi” Mendez

Edna Monroy, ICE Out of LA


V          Building Multi Racial-Multi Ethnic Coalitions (F5-209)

Moderator: Jose Calderon, Emeritus Professor of Sociology and Chicano/a Latino/a                  Studies, Pitzer College; President of the Latino Latina Roundtable of the Pomona San                      Gabriel Valleys

Ameena Qazi, National Lawyers Guield (NLG)

Nap Pempena, Anakbayan-LA

Jeanette Ellis-Royston, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People                                                                                                    (NAACP) Pomona Chapter

Odilia Romero, Frente Indigena de Organizaciones Binacional (FIOB)

Amy Chong, Student, ELAC


  1. Voter Empowerment and Citizenship (E3-255)

Moderator:   Jaime Rodriquez, League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC)

Howard Hernandez, GI Forum

Rose Rangel, Labor Council for Latin American Advancement (LCLAA), Los Angeles

Gonzalo Santos Ph.D, Associate Professor Emeritus of Sociology, CSUB;

Kern Coalition for Citizenship

Sergio Hernandez, Southwest Voter Registration Project (SVREP)

Mario Beltran, Eastside Cities Leadership Network


VII.      Building a Student Movement: A Chicano/Latino Perspective (F5-211)

Moderator: Genesys Sanchez, ELAC

Christopher Cruz, ELAC, Eastside Greens

Ginelie Mendieta, San Fernando Valley Greens

Daniel Ortiz, ELAC Student

Jenniffer Cervantes, ELAC, Student

Lorenzo Osterheini, Pasadena City College; SDS

Faby Jacome, Orange County Immigrant Youth United

2:45 p.m.         Break


3:00 p.m.         Teatro Urbano F5-201 Multipurpose Room


3:30 p.m.         Workshops Report Back. Present Resolutions. F5-201 Multipurpose Room


5:00 p.m.         Danza, Santa Maria Nenetzintla, Puebla, Mexico F5-201 Multipurpose Room


5:30 p.m.         Adjournment



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