GLSEN is pleased to announce its first-ever Respect Awards, where we will have the opportunity to recognize and honor some of the leaders who have helped move GLSENís work forward over the last 10 years. This important benefit dinner will take place on Wednesday, May 19, 2004
at the beautiful new Mandarin Oriental Hotel, New York City.
The 2004 Respect Awards honorees will include: Andrew Tobias, author and Treasurer of the Democratic National Committee for his long-time support of GLSEN; MTV Music Television for their commitment to educating young people about the damaging effects of homophobia; and Marina Gatto, a sophomore at Mercy High School in Burlingame, CA, a nationally recognized student activist, and daughter of lesbian moms.
We hope you will join us to help recognize the 2004 honorees and to raise funds for the important work of
GLSEN. There are a number of ways that you can participate in the benefit:
You can become a Sponsor of the event.
Sponsors will receive a prime table of ten and recognition on the invitation and in the program book. See the Related Documents section for an overview of sponsorship benefits and to download a sponsorship form, which can be mailed to our event benefit office at Patricia Evert Productions, 216 West 18th Street, Suite 1204, New York NY 10011 or sent buy fax to 212-414-29955.
You can become a member of the Benefit Committee.
As a member of the Benefit Committee you lend your name to the event for use on the invitation and in the program book. To further support the event, we hope that you purchase your own ticket(s), and if possible, organize a full table, which you may choose to do through your company. In addition, we ask that you send invitations to your friends and colleagues to give them the opportunity to support GLSEN. See the Related Documents section to download the form and sign up for the committee.
You can reserve your tickets now.
Please take the time to order tickets now. If you are unable to attend, we hope you will show your support by making a donation to GLSEN. See the Related Documents section to download the form and order your tickets today!
For more information, contact our event
Wednesday, May 19, 2004
6:30pm Cocktail Reception
7:30pm Dinner and Awards Presentation
Mandarin Oriental Hotel,
New York City
Christie Hardwick Vianson
Patricia Evert Productions,