’21&’21 Honorarium

The LGBTQ Center of Southern Nevada announced its annual benefit, ‘20 & 21 Honorarium, to be held on October 1, 2021, under the stars at Caesars Palace Neptune Pool.

Since the 2020 Honorarium was canceled due to COVID-19 restrictions, The Center will honor double the honorees to celebrate LGBTQ+ advocates from 2020 and 2021. The theme of the event is Remembering the Past, Acknowledging the Present & Reimagining the Future.

The ‘20 & 21 Honorarium will recognize:

Person of the Year – Michael Schulman, philanthropist, writer, artist, and pop culture expert, and Sean McBurney, Regional President of Caesars Entertainment Las Vegas Operations.

  • Lanny D. Love Hero Award – Tony Gladney, Vice President of National Diversity Relations, Corporate Diversity, and Community Engagement at MGM Resorts International, and Alan Kaplan, a person who serves at Opportunity Village and member of the Trans community.
  • Legacy Awards – Jan Jones Blackhurst, board member at Caesars Entertainment, and Raymond Wilmer, Vice President, Sr. Client Services Team Manager, Bank of America.

Proceeds from the ‘20 & 21 Honorarium will support services and programming for LGBTQ+ youth, adults, families, seniors, vets, people with disabilities, those living with HIV, and underserved populations.

The Center’s ‘20 & 21 Honorarium will take place on October 1, 2021, starting at 5:30 pm at Caesars Palace Las Vegas, under the stars at the Neptune Pool.


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