The Latino GLBT History Project holds its eighth annual Hispanic LGBTQ Heritage Awards Friday night at the Human Rights Campaign Equality Forum (1640 Rhode Island Ave., N.W.) from 6:30-9 p.m.
The event celebrates LGBT Latino activism with 100 LGBT Latinas and Latinos who are active in national and local non-profit organizations and honors their accomplishments. It is also a benefit for the Latino GLBT History Project. The reception includes hors d’oeuvres and entertainment with emcee CNN contributor Maria Cardona. The evening will also include a preview of the Latino History Project’s Héroes Latinos LGBTQ photo exhibit.
Tickets range from $30-$150. For more information or to purchase tickets, visit latinoglbthistory.org.