Friday, September 27th, 2019 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
By Invitation ONLY
Heavy Hors d’oeuvres & Awards
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.
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
The Torch Awards will be held at the National LGBT Chamber of Commerce. Suggested attire for the the Torch Awards is semi-formal / cocktail attire.