Join us for an evening of moving equality forward for generations to come!
HRC Seattle’s 17th Annual Gala Auction will be held on Saturday, August 27th, 2016 at the Seattle Sheraton. Join us and enjoy fabulous live and silent auctions, an inspiring program, celebrity guests and more in support of LGBTQ equality for all.
Advance Tickets: $225 per person (if purchased by July 8th)
Dinner Tickets: $275 per person
Federal Club Tickets: $150
Reception & Silent Auctions: 6:00PM
Doors to Ballroom: 6:45PM
Dinner Program: 7:00PM
Black tie attire
2016 FEATURED SPEAKER: AMY LANDECKER
Actress Amy Landecker plays Sarah Pfefferman in the critically acclaimed Amazon original series “Transparent.” “Transparent” received an Emmy nomination for ‘Best Comedy’ and a SAG nomination for ‘Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series’, as well as won the 2015 Golden Globe award for ‘Best Comedy.’ She stars opposite Jeffrey Tambor, Jay Duplass, Judith Light and Gaby Hoffmann. The show has been picked up for a third season which will debut in 2016.
Amy has been a dedicated advocate for LGBT rights for over 20 years working with organizations like the AIDS Foundation of Chicago, LAMDA Legal, Out and Equal and The Point Foundation.
In 2015, Seattle HRC Dinner Committee honored celebrity guest speaker Jeffrey Bowyer-Chapman from the series UnReal. He was joined by fabulous advocates for equality Jim Obergefell, Dana Goldberg, and HRC President Chad Griffin.
In 2014, Joe Manganiello Received the Ally for Equality Award
In 2013, actor Wentworth Miller, gave an emotional speech.