From left to right are: Rev. Dr. Marvis Davis, pastor of New Bethel M.B. Church and president of the Baptist Ministerial Conference of Los Angeles and Vicinity; Rev. Michael Eagle, pastor of St. Mark A.M.E. Church; Rev. Dr. J. Benjamin Hardwick, president of the Western Baptist State Convention and pastor of Praises of Zion Baptist Church; Yolanda “Cookie” Parker; Sen. Dianne Feinstein; Sentinel Publisher Danny J. Bakewell Sr.; U.S. Rep. Karen Bass; The Right Rev. T. Larry Kirkland Sr., presiding bishop of the 5th Episcopal District and President of the General Board of the A.M.E. Church; Rev. Reuben Ford, pastor of First A.M.E. Church, Santa Monica; Mrs. Denise Hunter; Attorney Thomasina Reed; Rev. Dr. John Hunter, pastor of First A.M.E. Church, L.A.; Inglewood School Board president Arnold Butler; and Rev. Cedric Alexander, pastor of Walker Temple A.M.E. Church.
(PHOTO CREDIT: Ian Foxx)