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2018 Equality Florida Greater Orlando Gala

November 2, 2018 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm


Our steering & host committee have planned our best gala yet, and we hope you will be there! Join us for a night of live music by Silkee Smoove Band, special entertainment surprises featuring singers and dancers by Opera Del Sol, a silent art auction, delicious hors d’oeuvre, and a full open bar. The year’s program will feature a State of the State Address by Equality Florida co-founder and Deputy Director Stratton Pollitzer. We will also be honoring Pulse Survivor and gun safety advocate Brandon Wolf with our Voice For Equality Award along with Michael Thomas and John Michael Exquisite Weddings and Events with our Equality Means Business Award.

Tickets • $100 in advance or $125 at the door.

A limited number of student tickets are available for $50 with valid student ID.

To purchase tickets visit www.equalityflorida.org/orlandogala.

Sponsorship opportunities begin at $500 and include complimentary gala tickets along with a number of other benefits. To become a sponsor and to see a full listing of sponsor levels and benefits visit equalityflorida.org/orlandogala or contact Michael Farmer at [email protected] or 407-462-9692.

2018 Equality Florida Greater Orlando Gala Steering Committee:

Danny Humphress (Co-Chair)
Nancy Jacobson (Co-Chair)
David Baldree
Jacob Bonynge
Karen Castelloes (Vice Chair)
Keith Davenport
Gina Duncan
Ida V. Eskamani
Scott Hewit
Michael Farmer
Vamsi Kallepalli
Deb Ofsowitz
Tom Yaegers (Vice Chair).

2018 Equality Florida Greater Orlando Gala Host Committee:

Courtney B. Abrahams
Alex Alzona
David Baldree
Bridget Belcher
Jacob Bonynge
Dr. Martha Brenckle
Nathan Bush
Andrea Cadena
Christopher Callen
Karen Castelloes
Keith Chadrick
Richard Cyr
Keith Davenport &
Jared Walker
Dr. Melissa Dodd
Gina Duncan
Anna V. Eskamani
Ida V. Eskamani
Michael Farmer &
Dr. Boyd Lindsley
Eileen Fernandez
Ben Friedman
Rev. Bryan Fulwider
JD Hendrickson
Sally & Dr. Scott Hewit
Dr. Keisha &
Mark Hoerrner
Eric Horner
Danny Humphress &
Enrique de la Torre
Nancy Jacobson &
Jim Lussier
Andy Jones
Rebecca Kaercher
Dr. Vamsi Kallepalli
Dr. Bahiyyah Maroon
Greg Mason
Elizabeth Maupin &
Dr. Jay Yellen
Joseph McCarthy
Dr. Margaret McLaren
Jerick Mediavilla &
The Honorable
Carlos Guillermo Smith
Chad Moore
David Moran
Dr. Kathryn Norsworthy
(Statewide Board Member)
& Deena Flamm
Deb Ofsowitz
Kim Porteous
Lindsay Seibert
Dr. Jeff Speicher
Cynthia Stoll
Dr. Anne Stone
Holly Strout
Erin Sullivan
Brandy Tezak
Edward Toro
Tom Yaegers


November 2, 2018
8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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