For the past 13 years, Time Warner has consistently been a supportive partner of the Hetrick-Martin Institute. Whether it be the Emery Awards, volunteer initiatives and fundraisers, or offering its LGBT Business Resource Groups to host the Harvey Milk School’s Break Out Day, Time Warner continues its commitment to support HMI and the critical services it has provided for the last 33 years.In addition to Time Warner, Hetrick-Martin Institute will also present awards to Oscar award-winning writer Dustin Lance Black and the makers of the heartfelt documentary “Bully”. The awards program will include a special performance of “A Little Respect” by the legendary Andy Bell of Erasure. Other anticipated Emery Award attendees include HMI’s Ambassadors Crystal Chappell of Days of Our Lives, Emmy Award-winning comedian Judy Gold, fashion icon Tim Gunn, actor, singer Cheyenne Jackson, actress Heather Matarazzo, rock legend Carole Pope, business mogul Kimora Lee Simmons, fashion stylist Robert Verdi and actor BD Wong.
|The 2012 Emery Awards|
|Benefiting the Hetrick-Martin Institute|
|October 29th, 2012|
|Cocktail Reception at 6:00 PM|
|Dinner & Awards Ceremony at 7:00 PM|
|125 West 18th Street, New York|
About Hetrick-Martin InstituteHMI is the nation’s oldest and largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) youth service organization. The annual Emery Awards recognize individuals and corporations during the annual Emery Awards who demonstrate outstanding leadership and care towards the LGBTQ community and those who work to address some of the most critical issues affecting LGBTQ youth, namely HIV/AIDS prevention, housing and homelessness support, education, health & wellness and hunger prevention. Photos/Multimedia Gallery Available: http://www.businesswire.com/cgi-bin/mmg.cgi?eid=50438403&lang=en