2017 LGBTQ Progress Awards

Thu, Aug 10, 2017 from 5:30pm - 8pm

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The Shepherd Express and Cream City Foundation are excited to celebrate LGBTQ progress in Milwaukee on Thursday, August 10th at the Wherehouse.

5:30-6:15pm       Socializing and cocktails

6:15-7:00pm       Dinner – Catered by Ball n’ Biscuit (v/gf options)

7:00-8:00pm       Awards Presentation


2017 LGBTQ Progress Awards Categories:

  • LGBTQ Struggle for Equality Sponsored by the Cream City Foundation
    • Winner: Plymoth Church
  • LGBTQ Progress in Philanthropy Sponsored by Cream City Foundation
    • Winner: Jack H. Smith
  • LGBTQ Progress in Youth Services Sponsored by Gruber Law Offices LLC
    • Winner: Cathy Arney
  • LGBTQ Progress in Activism Sponsored by MGSN ( Milwaukee Gay Sports Network)
    • Winner: Lloyd Barbee
  • LGBTQ Progress in Business Sponsored by Potawatomi Hotel & Casino
    • Winner: Carl Szatmary
  • LGBTQ Progress in Arts & Culture Sponsored by Marcus Center for the Performing Arts
    • Winner: Mark Bucher
  • LGBTQ Progress in Health and HIV Awareness Sponsored by ARCW
    • Winner: BestD Clinic on Brady

20% of all proceeds during the night will go directly to the Cream City Foundation. The Cream City Foundation mobilizes philanthropic resources by harnessing pride, passion and commitment of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender people and their allies to advance the human rights and respond to the human needs of LGBTQ+ people in Southeastern Wisconsin. With your support, we can make great strides in Milwaukee and beyond!

Limited seating available.

The Wherehouse

818 S Water St
Milwaukee, WI 53204