The Los Angeles Fashion collective of the year was a hit in West Hollywood at the Connie Norman Transgender Empowerment Center.
Love Freedom Movement Inc. and Vision Church Los Angeles hosted the 3rd annual “Sparkle & Glitz” Holiday Soiree’ hosted by the esteemed Gerald Garth. An evening affair in salute to Black Queer Ingenuity redefining our blackness and creative genius. This one of a kind atelier celebrates the beauty of Black Joy, Style, and the Arts.
2023 HONOREE LIST:
Dr. Donta’ Morrison, Community Advocate Award
Dr. Ebone Smith-Lendhardt, Leadership in Action Award
The AMAAD Institute, Organizational Champion Award
Kri Peck, Rising Star Award
Byron Keaton, Cultural Impact Award
Toni Newman, Advocacy In Action Award
Phill Wilson, Lifetime Achievement Award
The event was a fundraiser in partnership with Vision Church Los Angeles to support the Black MSM Change the Culture Initiative “HBCU Tour Program” to Morehouse College, Spelman College, Morris Brown College, Clark Atlanta University, Fort Valley State University and Albany State University for black gay men seeking higher education in Los Angeles County.
Special thanks to Queen Chela and Queen Shannon of Unique Woman’s Coalition for the usage of Connie Norman Transgender Empowerment Center.
PHOTOGRAPHY by KSTYLE IMAGES