CLEVELAND LGBT HERITAGE DAY 2011 NINE COMMUNITY LEADERS HONORED
The following community leaders were honored for their contributions to the City and community at the 3rd Annual Cleveland LGBT Heritage Day Celebrations:
Arts and Culture:Brian Thornton; Neighborhood Leadership: Scott Rosenstein; Safety: Brian Tupaz; Advocacy: Sherry Bowman; Education:Maya Simek; Faith Based:Reverend Allen V. Harris; Social Services:Mary Beth Schwarz; Healthcare:Dr. R. Matthew Walsh; and Public Service:Nickie Antonio.
Special thanks go to Mayor Frank G. Jackson, and Council President Martin Sweeney for their support and advocacy on behalf of the LGBT community.
Additional special thanks go to Councilman Joe Cimperman, Matt Zone, Mike Polensek and Jay Westbrook for their leadership in championing LGBT equality and inclusiveness.
Photos taken by Dave Noll
LGBT Community Center of Greater Cleveland 6600 Detroit Avenue Cleveland, OH 44102 Tel: 216-651-5428
OUR MISSION: The Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Community Center of Greater Cleveland works to enrich the lives of the diverse LGBTQ community through advocacy, support, education, and celebration.