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LGBTQ Progress Awards

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Thursday, August 9, 2018 | 5:30-8 p.m.
1451 Renaissance Place | Tickets

Cream City FoundationThe Shepherd Express and Cream City Foundation are excited to celebrate LGBTQ progress in Milwaukee on Thursday, August 9, 2018 at 1451 Renaissance Place!

$1 of every ticket sold will be donated to Diverse and Resilient and 10% of all proceeds during the night will go directly to the Cream City Foundation. With your support, we can make great strides in Milwaukee and beyond!

Northwestern Mutual logoA special thanks to our LGBTQ Ally Sponsor, Northwestern Mutual.

TICKETS:

Individual Ticket: $50
Half Table (4 seats): $180 ($45/seat)
Full Table (8 seats): $360 ($45/seat)

**Limited seating available**

Snapdragon Flowers5:30-6:15pm       Socializing and cocktails
6:15-7:00pm       Dinner – Catered by Tall Guy and A Grill (Vegan option available)
7:00-8:00pm       Awards Presentation

Floral arrangements and decorations will be provided by Snapdragon Flowers of Elm Grove.

AWARD RECIPIENTS

Read about all of this year's winners here.

LGBTQ PROGRESS IN STRUGGLE FOR EQUALITY SPONSORED BY THE MILWAUKEE GAY SPORTS NETWORK
2018 Honoree: Tommy Salzsieder
Past Honorees: Plymouth Church (2017), Saturday Softball Beer League (2016-Organization), Si Smits (2016-Individual)
Milwaukee Gay Sports Network

LGBTQ PHILANTHROPY SPONSORED BY LEADERS IGNITING TRANSFORMATION
2018 Honoree: The Challenge Party
Past Honorees: Jack H. Smith (2017), Joseph R. Pabst (2016)
Leaders Igniting Transformation

LGBTQ PROGRESS IN YOUTH SERVICES SPONSORED BY TAMMY BALDWIN
2018 Honoree: DeShanda Williams and Adrienne Strelcheck
Past Honorees: Cathy Arney (2017)
Tammy Baldwin

LGBTQ PROGRESS IN ACTIVISM SPONSORED BY THE AIDS RESOURCE CENTER OF WISCONSIN
2018 Honoree: Mark Behar
Past Honorees: Lloyd Barbee (2017), Karen Gotzler (2016)
AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin

LGBTQ PROGRESS IN BUSINESS SPONSORED BY PLANNED PARENTHOOD OF WISCONSIN
2018 Honoree: Mark Mariucci
Past Honorees: Carl M. Szatmary (2017), Bob Schmidt (2016), Ed Seaberg (2015)
PLANNED PARENTHOOD OF WISCONSIN

LGBTQ PROGRESS IN ARTS & CULTURE SPONSORED BY MARCUS CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS
2018 Honoree: Carmen Murguia
Past Honorees: Mark Bucher (2017), Ruthie Keester (2016), Carl Bogner (2015)
Marcus Center For The Performing Arts

LGBTQ PROGRESS IN HEALTH AND HIV AWARENESS SPONSORED BY DIVERSE & RESILIENT
2018 Honoree: Tanya Atkinson
Past Honorees: Brady Street STD Clinic (2017), Jeff Kelly (2016), Doug Nelson (2015)
Diverse & Resilient

LGBTQ PROGRESS IN YOUTH ACTIVISM (NEW IN 2018) SPONSORED BY COURAGE MKE
2018 Honoree: Celeste Guse
Courage MKE