Equality Florida, the largest LGBT rights advocacy organization in the Sunshine State, will be presenting the 2015 Miami Gala, in partnership with PNC Bank, on Sunday, March 15 at 6:30 p.m. The venue this year is the beautiful Pérez Art Museum (1103 Biscayne Blvd.).
At this event, which is the principal fundraiser for Equality Florida for the calendar year in Miami, people can enjoy hors d’oeuvres, cocktails, and entertainment by celebrity DJ Karin
Voice for Equality Honorees
The first two Voice for Equality Honorees this year are the American Civil Liberties Union of Florida and the National Center for Lesbian Rights. They are being honored this year for their tireless work which ended in a beautiful result; their work ensured that Florida gay and lesbian couples could start marrying legally right here in their home state. Within less than twelve months, these organizations helped their clients, and everyone else in Florida, win the right to equal marriage. “There can be no doubt we would not be where we are today, celebrating the right to marry the person we love, without their vision, legal genius, and incredible dedication,” Equality Florida said of these honorees in an official statement.
The third Voice for Equality Honoree is Michael Putney, who is the senior political reporter at
Tickets are available for purchase right now and cost $150 per person. There will not be paper tickets; once you purchase your ticket, your name will be held at the door and you check in
Statewide corporate sponsors of the Equality Florida Miami Gala include PNC Bank, NCLR, MPW, Florida Blue, Front of the House, Carlton Fields Jorden Burt, C1 Bank, Morgan Stanley, U.S. Trust, Northern Trust, Wells Fargo, SunTrust, Tech Data, Regions Bank and Coca-Cola.
Hotspots Media Group, including Hotspots Magazine, Genre Latino and Mark’s List, is proud to be a local sponsor of the Equality Florida Miami Gala. For more information on Equality Florida, visit eqfl.org.