Can't Stop, Won't Stop, Beating the Drum of Freedom


June 17, 6pm – 7:30pm

This is a FREE virtual Event for the entire NCDC Community to honor each other, pay tribute to those we have lost, and to celebrate the work that binds us all together.

See a preview here.


Featuring Special Guest

Lonnie G. Bunch III

14th Sectretary General of the Smithsonian

In Conversation With


Jeffery Robinson

NCDC Faculty Member & Founder of the Who We Are Project

Callie Glanton Steele

NCDC Faculty Member


Hosted by NCDC Board Chair

Ron Tyler

Ron Tyler

Also featuring, in celebration of Juneteenth,
A Drum and Dance Performance by


Giwayen Mata

Event Sponsors

To inquire about sponsorship opportunities, email

Champions Level ($5000)

The Who We Are Project

BraunHagey & Borden LLP

The Law Office of Justin Rosas

Warrior Level ($2500)

The Allegis Group Foundation

Nelson Defense Group

Martin Pinales

Justice Seekers ($1000)

Deja Vishny
Birdsall Obear & Associates, LLC
Boersch & Illovsky LLP
Farella Braun + Martell LLP
Rick Kammen, Kammen & Moudy
McLane, Bednarski & Litt LLP
Jerome Buting & Kathleen Stilling
Morgan Pilate LLC
McGinn, Montoya,
Love & Curry, PA
Rosen Bien Galvan & Grunfeld LLP
Stanley I. Greenberg
Swanson & McNamara LLP
Tracey Wood & Associates

Advocates ($500)

Moeel Lah Fakhoury LLP
Bergman & Fuentes LLP
The Barry Scheck and Dorothy Rick Charitable Fund
Conrad Metlitzky Kane LLP
Law Office of John C. Ellis
Law Office of Richard Novak
Sugarman & Cannon
Andy Gavaldon
Thomas Huh
Michele LaVigne & Herschella G. Conyers(aka ”Laverne and Shirley”)
John Lentine
Adam Nero
Dean Strang
Paul Young

Activists ($250)

Benham-Baker Legal
Cader Adams
Emily Nugent Law
Law Offices of K. Alexandra McClure
Ryan Swingle Law
Law Office of Kathryn Ross
Ahmad & Associates
Craig Albee
John Campion
Richard Jaffe
Jim Jenkins
Christine Koehler
Gerald Lefcourt
Andrea Lyon
Missy Owen
Jon Sands
Callie Steele
Ron Tyler
Christopher Wellborn