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    Protect Our Families-Save Our Children Campaign

    April 10, 2014 Honorable Invitee Community Organization: Honorable Clergy: Honorable Public Official: Esteemed Friends: We invite you to join us, the Protect Our Families-Save Our Children Campaign, in the commemoration and celebration of Day of the Children this April 30th and hear the voices of the children who will give testimony of the great tragedy that [...]

  • MSJ Board Members, Rev. Wilborn and daughter

    Mission is Possible Award

    On February 8, 2014 Museum of Social Justice board members Leonora Barron, Betty Huebner, Joe Rodriguez, and Keith Rice attended the United Methodist West District Leadership Training workshop at Holman UMC to accept the Museum’s Mission is Possible Award. The museum along with 13 other organizations received the award for the work they are doing [...]

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    Integrated Learning Class: OTIS College of Art and Design – 2014

    On January 28th, 2014 board members, Leonora Barron, Keith Rice, Greg Ramirez, and Trey Basket welcomed Otis Professor Adam Berg and his class to the Museum of Social Justice. This is the second year the Museum of Social Justice has collaborated with the Otis College of Art and Design. The Integrated Learning Program provides all [...]

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    CSULA Public History Project – 2014

    On January13, 2014 board members Leonora Barron, Trey Baskett, Norma Kachigian, Betty Huebner, Greg Ramirez, Jose Rodriguez, and Keith Rice welcomed Dr. Mark Wild and his “Public History and Community Engagement” class to the Museum of Social Justice. This is the second semester CSULA in collaboration with the Museum of Social Justice has offered the [...]

  • 2014 City of Los Angeles Rose Parade Float

    2014 Rose Parade

    La Plaza Methodist Church and the Museum of SJ were proud to have been represented in the 2014 Rose Parade. This is Los Angeles’ 116th Rose Parade entry. The float reflects Los Angeles’ ethnic diversity by representing, Olvera Street, Chinatown, and Watts. Los Angeles’ iconic images are presented on the float such as; the space [...]

  • Tree Lighting 2013

    Tree Lighting Ceremony

    Please come to the 2013 Tree Lighting Ceremony and enjoy a Museum tour.  Date: December 6th Place: 115 Paseo de la Plaza, Los Angeles, Ca 90012 Time: 5:00PM-9:00PM

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    Angels on the Plaza Tardeada ~ Thank You!

    The Museum of Social Justice would like to thank everyone for making “Angels on the Plaza” Tardeada a successful event. Thank you to the donors, sponsors, and guests whose attendance and contributions will support the Museum’s goal to promote social justice through history and education. We would also like to thank the volunteers who worked [...]

  • Plaza Church Membership Roll 1899

    Inaugural Exhibit Opening

     Exhibition Angels on the Plaza  September 5, 2013-March 2014 The inaugural exhibition features images, objects, and documents from the Museum of Social Justice and institutions within the Methodist Church archival collections. The display is the result of the social justice work carried out by the men and women who founded La Plaza United Methodist Church [...]

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Events

Flyer

Protect Our Families-Save Our Children Campaign

April 10, 2014 Honorable Invitee Community Organization: Honorable Clergy: Honorable Public Official: Esteemed Friends: We invite you to join us, the Protect Our Families-Save Our Children Campaign, in the commemoration and celebration of Day of the Children this April 30th and hear the voices of the children who will give testimony of the great tragedy that [...]

Methodist Immigration Protest

On February 17, 2014 Bishop Carcaño along with other ministers and members of the United Methodist Church were arrested in Washington D.C. after praying in front of the White House for immigration reform. The demonstration and arrest was featured on the Rachel Maddow Show along with an interview with recent Museum of Social Justice Honoree, [...]

MSJ Board Members, Rev. Wilborn and daughter

Mission is Possible Award

On February 8, 2014 Museum of Social Justice board members Leonora Barron, Betty Huebner, Joe Rodriguez, and Keith Rice attended the United Methodist West District Leadership Training workshop at Holman UMC to accept the Museum’s Mission is Possible Award. The museum along with 13 other organizations received the award for the work they are doing [...]