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2017 Annual Awards Gala & Silent Auction

April 1, 2017 - 5:00pm - 11:00pm


TICKETS NOW ON-SALE at www.equalitymaine.org/Gala

Hope. Courage. Strength.

Now more than ever, it's critical for us stand together as a community. To remember that in the face of overwhelming odds we've never given up HOPE. Even in the depths of despair, we've found the COURAGE to get back up and continue our work. And in both victory and defeat, we've always found STRENGTH in one another...in our community!

We hope you'll join us for our 33rd Annual Gala & Silent Auction!

Saturday, April 1, 2017
Holiday Inn By the Bay, Portland

5pm: VIP Reception
6pm: Silent Auction & Reception
7:30pm: Dinner & Awards Program
9:30pm: After Dance Party w/ DJ Jackie

Special Guest Host: Christine O'Leary, Comedienne and Ogunquit native 

Featuring a special tribute to Maine's LGBT bars and nightclubs! 

2017 Honorees
-Partner for Equality Award
Maine Coalition Against Sexual Assault

-FE Pentlarge Ally Award
Cynthia Turcotte (Wiscasset High School)

-Alan Lindquist Young Leader Award
Savannah Greene (Gardiner High School)

-Cameron Duncan HIV/AIDS Activism Award
Mat Robedee (Portland)

-Out Front Volunteer Leadership Awards
Timothy LaBerge (South Portland)
W. Ryan Moore (Biddeford)

-President's Award
Suzanne Blackburn (Portland)

Tickets: $85 per person
(reduced price and youth tickets available upon request)

Visit www.equalitymaine.org/Gala for more info about:
-host committee
-event sponsorship
-auction donation

Special thanks to our annual sponsors!
TD Bank

Charter Communications
Hannaford Supermarkets

Bangor Savings Bank

Coffee By Design
Five County Credit Union
Norway Savings Bank

Barclaycard US
University of Southern Maine

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