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Transcendence

September 28 @ 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Our annual celebration for transgender and non-binary communities, friends and allies, Transcendence honors leaders in the field of TGNC wellness and visibility. Past honorees include author, playwright and theorist Kate Bornstein; the team behind the groundbreaking work “Trans Bodies, Trans Selves”; President of the NYC Stonewall Democratic Club, Melissa Sklarz; photographer, writer and publisher, Amos Mac; artist, poet, and performer, Juliana Huxtable; actress, model, writer, and activist Hari Nef; and  bklyn boihood for their work in building community and self-empowerment for transmasculine people of color.

Join us this year on Thursday, September 28, 2017 at Picture Ray Studio in Chelsea as we celebrate Transcendence 2017, honoring world renowned DJ Lina alongside writer, speaker and media personality Tyler Ford for being  fierce leaders and tenacious advocates for LGBTQ communities.

Sponsorship opportunities start at just $75 and help to support the work of our transgender health program as well as offset the ticket price for those who cannot afford to attend. General admission tickets are on sale for $35. Join us!

Transcendence is an inclusive event, regardless of socio-economic status. If you are a person of low-income or are otherwise unable to afford to attend, please contact Sunil Persaud, Development Officer at spersaud@callen-lorde.org.

Premier Sponsors

 

Champion Sponsor

Advocate Sponsors


The Honorable Thomas Duane & Bruce Pachter
James T. Evans, Ph.D., Esq.
Law Office of Domenic M. Recchia, Jr.
John Paul Sánchez, MD, MPH
Mike & June Stafford

Patron Sponsors

A&A Maintenance

David A. Guggenheim & Michael Bosworth
Catharine Hough & Keryn Lowry

Shane S. Spicer, MD & Cristóbal Gutiérrez

Supporter Sponsors
J. Goodwin Bland & Michael Katovitz
Matthew Cohen
Anthony Fortenberry & Ravi Satkalmi
GMHC
Marla Hassner & G. Thompson
Laura A. Jacobs, LCSW-R
Hermes Mallea & Carey Maloney
Lisa Ayn Padilla & Allison Drew Klein
Allison Palmer
Asa Radix, MD & Janine le Sueur
Maggi Sedlis Goldstein
Jama Shelton & Glennda Testone
Susan & Leigh Somerville
Wendy Stark & Katie Douglass
Jeffrey S. Trachtman & Peter Chao
Lanita A. Ward-Jones & Rakiyah Jones, FNP-BC
Wingo NYC

Benefactor Sponsors
Catherine Baker-Pitts
Christopher Brand & Alexander Roque
Scott P. Campbell
Dr. John C. Capozuca-Eisfeld & Justus Eisfeld
Zil Goldstein & Rebecca Novack
Lisa Levy & Carrie Davis
Dennis D. McCarthy
Thomas Mendenhall
Marlene Michele Mouttet
Katherine (Kit) Rachlin, Ph.D.
Donnie Roberts & Geoff Allman
Karen Sauvigné & Diane D’Alessandro
Kimberleigh Joy Smith & Betsy Crenshaw
Fabianna Tassini
Rona Vail, MD & Cindy Broholm, FNP, MPH
Josh Wood & Lucio Castro

Friend Sponsor
Sarah K. Kennedy
Daniel McGee
Sue Weiss, FNP

Host Committee
J. Goodwin Bland & Michael Katovitz
Gaines Blasdel
Finn Brigham & Kendall Walton
A.K. Burns
Dr. John C. Capozuca-Eisfeld & Justus Eisfeld
Dean Carras
Blane Charles
Matthew Cohen
The Honorable Thomas Duane and Bruce Pachter
James T. Evans, Ph.D., Esq.
Lynn A. Faria & Kendra L. Hutchinson
Charlene Incarnate
Laura A. Jacobs, LCSW-R
Sarah K. Kennedy
Nathan Levitt & Bran Fenner
Hermes Mallea & Carey Maloney
Daniel McGee
Shakina Nayfack
Lisa Ayn Padilla & Allison Drew Klein
Allison Palmer
D’hana Perry
Kristen Prata Browde, Esq.
Caitlin Quigley
Asa Radix, MD & Janine le Sueur
Donnie Roberts & Geoff Allman
John Paul Sánchez, MD, MPH
Karen Sauvigné & Diane D’Alessandro
SethRainess.com
Frankie Sharp
Jama Shelton & Glennda Testone
Melissa Sklarz
Shane S. Spicer, MD & Cristóbal Gutiérrez
Wendy Stark & Katie Douglass
Lanita A. Ward-Jones & Rakiyah Jones, FNP-BC

lists in formation as of 9/21/17

Details

Date:
September 28
Time:
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Website:
http://www.callen-lorde.org/transcendence

Venue

Picture Ray Studio
245 West 18th St
New York, 10011
Website:
http://pictureraystudio.com/