WESTCHESTER, ROCKLAND, PUTNAM, DUTCHESS, ULSTER, and ORANGE COUNTIES, NY — April 9, 2019 — May 16th 2019 will see GLSEN Hudson Valley’s 21st Annual Leadership Awards Event held at PepsiCo World Head Quarters in Purchase, NY, from 6 to 8pm, sponsored by PepsiCo’s EQUAL Group.
The event will be keynoted by Adrian Shanker, Founder & Director of Bradbury- Sullivan LGBT Community Center. Johanna Mustacchi, Shepard Verbas, Kian Tortorello-Allen, Peggy Borgstede and Kathleen Green will be recognized for their contributions to making safer and more inclusive schools and/or for taking great strides in their communities to make the Hudson Valley a better place for LGBTQ youth.
Tickets to the Leadership event can be purchased at www.glsen.org/hudsonvalley.
GLSEN is a national education-based organization whose mission is to ensure that every member of every school community is valued and respected regardless of sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.
For more information see GLSEN.org.
GLSEN Hudson Valley is the locally based chapter covering Westchester, Rockland, Putnam, Dutchess, Ulster, and Orange counties with portions of Sullivan county.
It is 100% volunteer based.
For more information see GLSEN.org/hudsonvalley.