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    24th Anniversary San Francisco Equality California Awards

    Equality California’s annual San Francisco Awards event is noted for bringing together legislators and other elected officials, activists, advocates, and community supporters to honor inspirational leaders whose work helps to create a better world for the LGBTQ community and all people. Held on Saturday, April 13, 2024, at the San Francisco Fairmont Hotel, the evening began with a cocktail reception followed by a seated dinner and awards presentation.

    Hosted by RuPaul’s Drag Race star Coco Montrese, the program featured the honorees, Rep. Barbara Lee, Vanguard Leadership Award; Secretary of Health and Human Services Xavier Becerra, Ally Leadership Award; and the Lyon-Martin Community Health organization, Community Leadership Award.

    Additional performers included Mahlae Balenciaga, Kataluna Enriquez, Milita S**nt, Fatima Reynolds, and Here Wynn. Co-chairs for the evening were Hon. Bevan Dufty, Hon, Rafael Mandelman, Hon. Phil Ting, Hon. Scott Wiener, Jason Chen, and Laura Zagar.

    Published on April 18, 2024