6th Annual Gala & Awards
November 14, 2016 6pm | The Mayflower Hotel
Kate Kendell is the Executive Director of the National Center for Lesbian Rights, a national legal organization committed to advancing the human rights of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people and their families through litigation, public policy, and public education.
About the Gala
Now in its sixth year, the annual ONE gala brings togehter members and their guests to celebrate accomplishments in 2016 and ignite enthusiasm for the work ahead in 2017, all in the name of Diversity & Inclusion at Marriott International.
Cocktail Reception 6 - 7:00pm
Dinner & Program 7 - 9:00pm
After Party 9 - 11:00pm
We are thrilled to have our 6th Annual Gala at The Mayflower. This legendary hotel in the heart of the Nation’s Capital delights with a timeless luxury that epitomizes what an iconic Washington, D.C. hotel should be.
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View 2015 Highlights
Last year’s event was held at the magnificent JW Marriott Washington, D.C. with keynote addresses by Bishop Gene Robinson, retired bishop of the Diocese of New Hampshire in the Episcopal Church, Ed French, Chief Sales & Marketing Officer for The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, LLC, and Amanda Simpson, Deputy Assistant Secretary, Operational Energy for the US Department of Defense.