Friday, April 28, 2017
BTAC 2017-Day 4 Schedule
Congratulations to our new BTIPS pageant royalty in Mr. Black Transman Trenton Johnson of Dallas and Ms. Black Transwoman Tiffany Starr of Atlanta who were crowned during our pageant last night..
Hey at least we kept one of the titles in Texas.
It's Friday, Day 4 of the Black Trans Advocacy Conference, and the featured event for tonight is the Awards Gala hosted by Merrick Moses and Jade Lenore that will start at 7 PM tonight.
We also have a 12 noon press conference scheduled to discuss some issues of importance to the Black trans community along with our final day of seminars.
I'm definitely going to be interested to see who will be getting the Monica Roberts Advocacy Award that I'll be presenting tonight
Yep peeps, one of the foundation awards being presented tonight is named after me.. The other awards being presented tonight in the foundation category are the Louis Mitchell Empowerment Award, The Kortney Ryan Ziegler Awareness Award, the Kylar Broadus Equality Award and the Lawrence T. Richardson Humanitarian Award.
The Black Transmen, Inc. Man of the Year Award and the Black Transwomen, Inc. Woman of the Year Award will also be given out this evening.
There are four awards in the Community Choice category. The Rising Star, the Trailblazers, the Ally and the Youth Leadership Awards
In the Community Advocate Category, there's the Trans Alliance, the Faith Based Alliance, Black Pride Alliance and the Black Trans International Ball/Pageant Alliance Awards
Congrats to all the award nominees and good luck to you.