A Celebration of Courage 2009: Online Invitation

THE INTERNATIONAL GAY AND LESBIAN HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION
INVITES YOU TO

A CELEBRATION OF COURAGE

Carson Kressley
  • Hosted by Carson Kressley
    Of "How to Look Good Naked"
    and "Queer Eye for the Straight Guy"
    (New York Only)
  • 2009 Felipa de Souza Award
    Helem
    Accepted by George Azzi,
    National Coordinator of Helem
  • 2009 Special Recognition Award
    Microsoft

New York

Monday, March 30, 2009
6:30 to 8:30 pm
The Rosenthal Penthouse at
NYU Kimmel Center
60 Washington Square South

CHAIR

Houman Sarshar

San Francisco

Thursday, April 2, 2009
6:30 to 8:30 pm
W Hotel
181 Third St.
 

CHAIR

Jim Freeman

Tickets are $150, $100 & $50 per person
for the awards ceremony and cocktail reception.

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HOST COMMITTEE MEMBERS

  • Linda Blackmore
  • Paula Ettelbrick
  • Jim Freeman
  • Sel J. Hwahng
  • Tim Lane
  • Todd Larson
  • Pamela Merchant
  • LeRoy Potts
  • Runa Saeki
  • Dorothy Sander
  • Houman Sarshar

INSTITUTIONAL SPONSORS

  • Gill
  • IBM
  • Simpson
  • Astraea

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We wish to thank the following sponsors for their generous support:

Presenting Sponsors

  • Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice
  • IBM

Underwriting Sponsors

  • Paul Albert
  • Gibson, Dunn and Crutcher
  • James C. Hormel & Michael P. Nguyen
  • Dorothy Sander
  • Ted Snowdon
  • Lois Whitman
  • Léonie Walker & Kate O’Hanlan, M.D.

Benefactor Sponsors

  • Alvin Baum
  • Runa Saeki & Sharon Brooks
  • Paula Ettelbrick
  • Lione Legault & Tom Moore

Supporting Sponsors

  • Rebecca Davis & Mark Hoffman
  • Dipti Ghosh & Meggy Gotuaco
  • Marta Drury
  • Janice Kam
  • Pamela Merchant & Kirby Sack
  • Deborah Santana
  • Houman Sarshar
  • Gill Foundation
  • Ellen Spertus & Keith Golden
  • Anthony Volponi

Advocate Sponsors

  • Law Offices of Ally Bolour
  • Jennifer Costley & Judith E. Turkel
  • Bob Dockendorf
  • Suzanne Goldberg, Adam Ettelbrick & Julia Ettelbrick
  • Jim Freeman
  • Frederick Hertz & Randolph Langenbach
  • M. Elaine Johnston
  • Tim Lane
  • National Center for Lesbian Rights
  • Robert Smolin
  • Judith Turkel & Jennifer Costley

Friend Sponsors

  • Roger Doughty
  • Victor Honig & Lorraine Honig
  • Richard Isay
  • Julie Dorf & Jenni Olson
  • Sel J. Hwahng, PHD
  • Tina Salandra
  • Jayne Sherman
  • Cris Stephen

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