The Civil Rights Institute of Inland Southern California needs your help to become a reality. We can’t do it without you. Make your tax deductible donation by selecting one of the categories below.

The Civil Rights Institute of Inland Southern California is a charity under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Tax ID number 45-4850970.

If you are interested in making a pledge that will be paid over time, please contact Rose Mayes at 951-682-6581 x 101.


  • The Plaza will be paved with graduated sizes of tiles recognizing donors at the following levels.


  • The Plaza will be paved with graduated sizes of tiles recognizing donors at the following levels.


  • Recognition on the Civil Rights Walk of Fame where donors can underwrite an Inland Southern California Civil Rights hero.


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For Naming Opportunities:

For information regarding naming opportunities please contact Rose Mayes at 951-682-6581 x101.

Institute Recognition

In addition to the institute recognition, there are seven more naming opportunities for the Civil Rights Institute. Click on a section of the map to the right for more information on each opportunity.

Diversity Center

Home to public programming and children's programming focusing on civil rights; including serving as important regional venue for art, theater, film, music, literature, story telling, and social discourse.


Venue for outdoor events, social functions, performances, and celebrations, including events that promote voter participation, expos that support minority and disadvantaged businesses, children’s programming, and donor recognitions.


Public access facility for regional civil rights materials and a locus for collection of papers and records relating to the civil rights history of the Inland region. An incubator facility for scholars, research, and capacity building among civil rights focused organizations.

Exhibit Center

Venue for presenting civil rights stories, including minority settlement; education, employment, housing, gender, race, and marriage equality; voting rights; Native American history; and rights for persons with disabilities.

Media Center

Facility for audio and video oral history projects, including on-going “Story Corps” style remembrances by those engaged in civil rights in the region. Production site for television and radio programming on civil rights topics.


Staff Center

Workspace for Director and marketing/program staff including, support for incubator users as a part of capacity building for emerging civil rights focused regional organizations.

Walk of Fame

A celebration of the Inland region’s rich civil rights history, decorative flagstones recognizing those whose work has had a regional, statewide, national, or international impact on furthering the cause of civil rights.