Friday, January 30, 2009

The Straight for Equality Awards Gala: You're Invited!


Straight for Equality and PFLAG National request the pleasure of your company at the first annual Straight for Equality Awards Gala.

Thursday, February 5, 2009

Reception: 7:00 PM
Dinner, Awards, Auction and Dancing: 7:30 PM

(Formal or Business Attire)

At the New York Marriott Marquis
1535 Broadway
New York City

Tickets: $500 individual / $5,000 full table (10 seats)

Straight for Equality, launched in October 2007, is a national outreach and education project created by PFLAG National to empower allies in supporting and advocating for LGBT people.

The project invites, educates, and engages straight allies to move equality forward.

Our 2009 honorees are Dr. Maya Angelou, recipient of the Straight for Equality in Arts & Humanities Award; Sigourney Weaver, recipient of the Straight for Equality in Entertainment Award; Dr. Johnnetta B. Cole, recipient of the Straight for Equality in Education Award; and IBM, recipient of the Straight for Equality in Business Award.

Join Gala Chair Ted Childs, our emcee, CNN's Soledad O'Brien and auctioneer Judy Reyes in New York City!

For more information, or to purchase tickets, click here.

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