2019 AGLCC Community Awards Dinner
Name: 2019 AGLCC Community Awards Dinner
Date: September 20, 2019
Time: 6:30 PM - 11:00 PM EDT
Registration: Sorry, public registration for this event has been closed.
Thank you for joining us for the AGLCC 2019 Community Awards Dinner, held September 20 at the Four Seasons Hotel Atlanta!
The Atlanta Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (AGLCC) would like your experience to be as smooth as possible. Please review these key items prior to arriving, and get ready to celebrate our 2019 Community Award Finalists, our Winners, and each other in a room full of LGBTQ+ and allied community members, advocates, and partners!
(Psst...and we've got some BIG news at the end of our awards program...there's going to be champagne involved!)
Four Season Hotel Atlanta75 14th St NE, Atlanta, GA 30309
The Four Seasons Atlanta Hotel offers valet parking. Independent parking lots are adjacent to the hotel.
The AGLCC strongly recommends using a ride share service for the evening.LYFT is providing 20% off your ride when you use code AGLCCDINNER. Attendees can enter the code into the "Promos" section of the app or visit the link https://www.lyft.com/invite/AGLCCDINNER to have the code sent directly to your phone.
Black-tie optional / dress-to-impress. We'll have several photographers around to capture our guests enjoying the evening!
Once you arrive at the Four Seasons Hotel Atlanta, please proceed to the 4th floor using the main elevator where you will find our check-in team ready to welcome you and your guests.
6:30pm Cocktail Reception / Silent Auction + Raffle7:30pm Ballroom Doors Open / Program Begins (Guardian Angel; Corporate Ally; Small Business of the Year; and Rising Star)8:15pm Dinner Service / Silent Auction + Raffle8:50pm Program Resumes (Business Person of the Year; Business Woman of the Year; Business Man of the Year; Member of the Year; and Special Presentation)9:30pm Program Concludes, Afterparty in 3rd floor Savannah Room
FEATURED GUESTS / ENTERTAINMENT
We're proud to have the following and entertainment during AGLCC's 2019 Community Awards Dinner:
- Reese McCranie, Deputy Chief Equity Officer, City of Atlanta
- Condace Pressley, Director of Community Affairs, Cox Media Group Atlanta
- OurSong—The Atlanta Gay and Lesbian Chorus
- DJ Amethyst
AUCTION / RAFFLE
We have a HUGE silent auction and raffle for our guests, with items ranging from signed Michelle Obama and Melissa Etheridge memorability to an exceptional 90-min Trans 101 training for your organization, and everything in between!Once you arrive, please take time to review all the items and lead with your best bid! We will take payments by credit card, cash, or check at the event.
QUESTIONS / CONCERNS
If you have a question or concern during the event, please don't hesitate to ask hotel staff, an AGLCC event volunteer or representative, or see the check-in table near the elevators.If there is an emergency, please call 911 and notify hotel staff right away to assist.
ABOUT THE AGLCC COMMUNITY AWARDS DINNER:
The Atlanta Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (AGLCC) serves as Atlanta's LGBTQ+ and allied business community leader by connecting our diverse network and community members, sharing best practices, and advocating for the most inclusive economic environment in which to thrive. After starting in the mid 90's as the Greater Atlanta Business Coalition (GABC)––creating one of the first recognized LGBT Chambers of Commerce in the United States––AGLCC is proud to be celebrating our 25th anniversary at the 2019 Community Awards Dinner.AGLCC's Community Awards Dinner is a special opportunity to recognize and celebrate our LGBTQ+ and allied community of businesses, nonprofits, corporations, and individuals who are defining true excellence, service, authenticity, compassion, and pride.We anticipate that over 250 of our corporate partners and their employees, community partners, members, and allies will be in attendance for the evening. During our program, we will give the following awards: Business Person, Woman, and Man of the Year; Guardian Angel; Rising Star; Corporate Ally; Small Business of the Year; and Member of the Year.