Below is a photo slideshow of our Black Community Spotlight Preview Party. Special thanks to our storytellers who were in attendance (actress Laverne Cox, Stephen Winter, and Khary), DJ Missy B, El Dorado Rum, the Lesbian Herstory Archives, and all the donors who donated all of our incredible raffle prizes and silent auction items. Our Black Community Spotlight stories will be posted online February 6 – 10, and as the attendees of the event know, they’re all incredible stories you won’t want to miss. Continue Reading to see the photos.
After picking up my 72-year-young mother at LAX, we arrived at my apartment in West Hollywood. Walking up the steps to my building, me carrying her huge luggage (bigger than her 5’2” frame I think) and her struggling with her large carry-on, a handsome, shirtless young man approaches us and offers his help to her as [...]