May 26, 2015
TLDEF Set for The Freedom Awards - Celebrating 10 Years of Change
Monday, June 1 at Art Directors Club in New York City
Event to Honor Golden Globe-Winning Series “Transparent” and TLDEF partners BNY Mellon and Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP
Transparent Star Judith Light Will Host; Transparent Star Alexandra Billings Will Attend and Accept Award for “Transparent”
New York, NY— On Monday, June 1, The Transgender Legal Defense & Education Fund (TLDEF) will commemorate a decade of transgender advocacy at its Freedom Awards benefit. The event will honor the Golden Globe Award-winning television series Transparent, and long-time TLDEF partners BNY Mellon and Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP for their extraordinary contributions to the advancement of transgender rights. The Freedom Awards will be held at The Art Directors Club Gallery in Manhattan.
Transparent star and longtime LGBT rights champion Judith Light will host the event. Transparent star Alexandra Billings will accept the award on Transparent's behalf.
When: Monday, June 1, 6:30 - 8:30 pm
Where: The Art Directors Club Gallery, 106 West 29th Street, New York City
Why: To celebrate TLDEF’s 10 extraordinary years working for equal rights.
Press Contact: All press must be approved to cover this event. Contact Cindi Creager, CreagerCole Communications, for press credentialing: firstname.lastname@example.org, (646) 279-4559.