This annual celebration honors outstanding LGBT Latino and Latina community leaders, raises funds to preserve LGBT Latino history and educate the public about our contributions to society. This year's reception will gather over 100 community leaders from 6-8:30pm on September 12, 2014 at the Human Rights Campaign Equality Forum, 1640 Rhode Island Ave. NW, DC. Join us for appetizers wine, entertainment and great company! Sponsorship levels are $250+, $500+, $1,000+ and $2,500+. Sponsors will receive recognition in the printed program, website, promotional materials and in a video display. Additional information is available by emailing Sponsor@LatinoGLBTHistory.org. To volunteer or request complimentary tickets contact JChavez@LatinoGLBTHistory.org by August 12th.
Sponsorship Donation via PayPal
Student & Low Income Scholarships: Sign up using this form.
You may also make a contribution by writing a check to the Latino GLBT History Project, 2000 14th St. NW, Suite 105, Washington, DC 20009.
Partners: ¡Empodérate! of La Clínica del Pueblo, GLOV DC, Grupo Dignity Latino Washington, Latin Ameican Youth Center, Mayor's Office of GLBT Affairs, Metropolitan Community Church Washington DC, Trans-Latina Coalition, Rumba Latina, Armando Valentino Graphic Design, Danny Fowler, Tagg Magazine, CapitalWirePR. El Zol 107.9fm.
Event Co-Chairs: Joanna Cifredo, FireBreathingTGirl.com & David M. Pérez, President, LHP
Padrino & Madrina Hosts
Jeremy Ayers, Leti Gomez, Adam Luna, Lisbeth Melendez-Rivera & Lisa Emina Weiner-Mahfuz, Ben Francisco Maulbeck, Russell Roybal, Luis Torres & Thomas Nasvytis
Host Committee Members
Charles Allen, Nancy Cañas & Ana Gomez, Jose Gutierrez, Wil Gutierrez, Sergio Lopez, Paul Marengo, Michael Martinez, Jose Plaza, May Sifuentes, Jennifer Sanchez
Download the Sponsorship Opportunities Guide.
A poster exhibit, Héroes Latinos LGBTQ, featuring a selection of the photographs of LGBTQ Latino/a heroes with their biographies will be on display from September 15th through October 31st at the Latin American Youth Center, Mt. Pleasant Library,Mayor's Office on Latino Affairs, and The DC LGBT Center. Click on the name above of each location for hours.