Co-sponsors and event donors: SMC Political Science Association, SMC Foundation, SMC Workforce Development, SMC Associated Students, City of Santa Monica, City of Santa Monica "Cradle to Career Initiative," SMC Associates, SMC Academic Senate, Santa Monica Police Department, Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District, Santa Monica-Malibu Education Foundation, SMMUSD Parent Teacher Association, The Children's Partnership, First Place for Youth, Southern California Foster Family & Adoption Agency, The Possibility Project, The Broad Theatre, Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce, Santa Monica Bay Area Human Relations Council, Community For Excellent Public Schools, Santa Monica YWCA, Boys and Girls Clubs of Santa Monica, Social Justice Learning Institute, and our generous private donors.
Institutional support: Chui L. Tsang, Jeff Shimizu, Georgia Lorenz, Christine Schultz, Eric Oifer, Karen Gunn, Judy Neveau, Parker Jean, Carolyn Palmer, Linda Sullivan, Joy Bice, Marian Winsryg, Vanessa Butler, Chip Potts, Donna Savory, Charles-Mark Walker, Vinnessa Cook, Taynara Costa-Moura, Barbara Ige, Lizzy Moore, and Cary Greif.
Special thanks: Mitch Heskel and the house management crew at The Broad Stage; Tami Darrell and Gregory Gardner at Laemmle's Monica 4-Plex; Brennan Wheeler at the SMC Peter and Susan Barrett Art Gallery; and PPI Interns.
Academic Resource Council: Sheila Kuehl, Founding Director; Richard Tahvildaran-Jesswein, Associate Director; Ben Allen, Carolyn Baugh, Shari Davis, Oscar de la Torre, José Escarce, Omai Garner, Nancy Greenstein, Peggy Gutierrez, Laurie Lieberman, Richard McKinnon, Jonathan Mooney, Gerda Newbold, Pam O’Connor, Terry O’Day, Jacqueline Seabrooks, and Ted Winterer.
Partnering Agencies: Arboretum Santa Monica, Boys and Girls Clubs of Santa Monica, City of Santa Monica Office of the City Manager, City of Santa Monica Office of Sustainability and the Environment, City of Santa Monica Planning Commission, Clare Foundation, Community For Excellent Public Schools, Downtown Santa Monica Inc., First Place for Youth, Heal The Bay, Human Relations Council of Santa Monica Bay Area, LA County Arts for All, Liberty Hill Foundation, Metropolitan Transit Authority, NAACP Santa Monica Venice, Santa Monica Bay Restoration, Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce, Santa Monica Community College District, Santa Monica-Malibu Education Foundation, Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District, Santa Monica Spoke, Social Justice Learning Institute, Southern California Foster Family and Adoption Agency, The Broad Theatre, The Children’s Partnership, The Possibility Project, Westside School of Ballet, and Westside Family Health Center.