The Point Foundation hosts its Cornerstone Society Reception at Room & Board (1840 14th St., N.W.) on Thursday, Sept. 14 from 6:30-8:30 p.m.
The benefit will raise money to provide higher education scholarships, mentorship and leadership development to LGBT students. Point Foundation scholars and alumni will also speak on their experiences with the foundation. Appetizers and craft cocktails from D.C. area restaurants including Cafe Saint-Ex, Compass Rose, Fainting Goat, Republic, Lupo Verde and more will be featured. Lesbian couple Emily Bruno and Julie Verratti, owners of Denizens Brewing Company, are seen here.
Tickets are $100. Young Professional tickets are $50. Tickets will also be sold at the door for $150. For more details, visit pointfoundation.org/dc017.