15thAnnual_jpg-sizedWe celebrated our 15th Annual Greenlining Economic Development Summit in Los Angeles. Once again we brought together the leading community advocates, corporate leaders and government officials in the country to discuss “win-win” opportunities and solutions on issues related to minority economic empowerment.

The Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) Friday April 25, 2008

Keynote Speakers:
Sheila Bair, Chairwoman, FDIC
Introduced by Assemblymember Ted Lieu

Ivan Seidenberg
Chairman and CEO, Verizon

U.S. Attorney Joseph P. Russoniello

Award Recipients:
Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) Award 2008
Robert McNeely
Executive Vice President Union Bank California

Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) Award 2008
Shiela Bair
Chairwoman, FDIC

Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) Award 2008
Cynthia Amador
President and CEO
CHARO Community Development Corporation

Big Brain Award 2008
Assemblymember Joe Coto (D-San Jose)
Chair, California Latino Legislative Caucus

Big Foot Award 2008
Louise Perez
Executive Director
Community Resource Project, Sacramento CA

Big Heart Award 2008
Faith Bautista
Executive Director
Mabuhay Alliance, Inc.

Lifetime Achievement Award 2008
Ortensia Lopez
Executive Director
El Concilio of San Mateo County and Greenlining Co-Chair

Lifetime Achievement Award 2008
George Dean
President and CEO
Greater Phoenix Urban League

Torchbearer Award 2008
Lindsay Imai
Transportation and Housing Program Associate
Urban Habitat, Oakland CA