Friday, September 27th, 2019 7:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Red Carpet w/ SLAY TV 7:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Heavy Hors d’oeuvres & Awards Marriott Crystal Gateway, Arlington, VA
The Torch Awards recognizes distinguished achievements and honors individuals whose work has impacted the lives of Transgender, Gender Non-Conforming (GNC) and Non Binary communities across the nation. This work includes areas related to activism, practice and policy, journalism, education, as well as programs and service. AHF Flux will also be highlighted during the Torch Awards.
Awards are named after extraordinary fallen leaders who contributions, championed and propelled the National Trans March’s mission to dismantle all social structures that oppress and disenfranchised the transgender and gender non-conforming community.
• Lois Bates Award
• Lou Sullivan Award
• Cheryl Courtney-Evans Award
• Marsha P. Johnson Lifetime Achievement Award
List of honorees coming soon!
The Torch Awards will be held at the Marriott Crystal Gateway in Arlington, VA. Suggested attire for the the Torch Awards is semi-formal / cocktail attire. Attendees needing overnight accommodations at the hotel can book a discounted room here. For Torch awards registration only, click here and select Torch Awards. ALL are welcome and encouraged to attend this event as we celebrate and honor our community leaders.
Note: Heavy hors d’oeuvres will be served.