2011 LA PRIDE COMMUNITY HONOREE NOMINATION
PERIOD OPEN UNTIL TUESDAY, JANUARY 25, 2011

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


Contact: Christopher Street West Communications
323-969-8302 ext.19


LOS ANGELES (January 4, 2011)

Christopher Street West has opened the nomination process for the 2011 LA PRIDE Community Honorees.  Each year a slate of Honorees are selected for their many contributions to the betterment of the greater LGBT Community.  Christopher Street West seeks community support to find those most deserving of recognition.   

CSW seeks individuals, groups, organizations or businesses that have positively contributed to the LGBT community in numerous ways. Past Honorees have included: CSW co-founder, Rev. Troy Perry; Legendary Community Activist, Ivy Bottini; California Assembly Speaker, John A. Perez; Transgender Trailblazer, Maria Roman; Black AIDS Institute Founder, Phill Wilson; News Anchor, Jane Velez-Mitchell; Youth Leader, Ari Ruiz; AIDS Project Los Angeles, Rabbi Denise L. Eger, LA City Councilman Bill Rosendahl, PFLAG,and the LA Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence among many others.   


The nomination information and submission form is available by clicking here: 2011 Honoree Nomination


The nominations period is open until Tuesday, January 25, 2011.  If you have questions please email honorees@lapride.org. You can also visit LAPride.org for more information or to see past honorees.

ABOUT CHRISTOPHER STREET WEST

A non-profit organization, Christopher Street West, is a leading partner in the advancement of rights and equality of the LGBT community. Led by professionally driven, volunteer-based board members, Christopher Street West produces one of the largest Pride Celebrations in the United States with an expanding global presence reaching millions every year.

The 2011 LA PRIDE Celebration is June 10 - 12.

Pride 365: Power.  Passion.  Purpose. 

Please visit LAPRIDE.org for more information.
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