My True Colors Excel Pride Awards

My True Colors Excel Pride Awards in Brooklyn on Thursday, April 12, 2018
My True Colors Excel Pride Awards in Brooklyn on Thursday, April 12, 2018
Thursday, April 12, 2018, 1800 - 2300
Come celebrate this year's recipients of the My True Colors Excel Pride Awards as we pay homage to community, civic, and business leaders who champion social justice and LGBTQIA+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning, intersex, asexual +) rights along with icons and trailblazers in the entertainment industry. The Excel Pride Awards, which stems from My True Colors Festival, is an annual ceremony that recognizes honorees in six categories: Advocacy Award, Business Innovation Award, Champion of Justice Award, Community Impact Award, Outstanding Leadership Award, and Vanguard Award. My True Colors Festival is proud to present its inaugural Excel Pride Trailblazer Award to Laverne Cox, the Emmy winning documentary film producer, actress, and equal rights activist known for her artistry and advocacy work as a trailblazer in the transgender community. The evening will begin with a 6:00 pm cocktail and social hour, with dinner seating starting at 7:00 pm. The night’s flow includes entertainment, a silent auction, and the Excel Pride awards presentation.

Advocacy AwardDavid J. JohnsExecutive Director, National Black Justice Coalition
Business Innovation AwardNatalia Oberti-NogueraFounder and CEO, Pipeline Angels Network
Champion of Justice AwardStaceyann ChinWriter/Poet, Performing Artist, Political Activist
Community Impact AwardDr. Marjorie HillConsultant, Clinical Psychologist, Healthcare Advocate
Outstanding Leadership AwardFloyd RumohrExecutive Director, Brooklyn Community Pride Center
Trailblazer AwardLaverne CoxActress, Filmmaker, Activist
Vanguard AwardLinda VillarosaAuthor, Journalists, College Professor

Individual Tickets:
$50 for Dinner, Awards, Entertainment and Silent Auction; $100 for VIP Cocktail Hour, Dinner, Awards, Entertainment and Auction

Tables are available at $1,000 which includes 10 VIP tickets plus a complimentary gift each. For more information contact us at

Dinner and Awards: USD 50
VIP Cocktail Hour, Dinner and Awards: USD 100

Artists / Speakers: Laverne Cox, Linda Villarosa, Staceyann Chin, David Johns, Marjorie Hill, Natalia Oberti Noguera

Category: Lifestyle

Starting Price Per Person
$ 50.00 USD
Other Information
The Dumbo Loft
155 Water Street
Brooklyn 11201
United States
( Multi-Purpose Events Venue )

Event Organizer Contact
True Colors Project
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Event ID: 113714

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