HURRICANE MATTHEW LEADS TO MIAMI EVENT CHANGE: The National LGBTQ Task Force Gala Postponed until November 12, 2016

Miami, FL, October 5, 2016 — The National LGBTQ Task Force Gala-Miami is being postponed until November 12, 2016 due to the unpredictable impact of Hurricane Matthew, which is expected to move near South Florida Thursday evening through Friday afternoon. The must-attend event was scheduled to take place Saturday, October 8.

The annual gala honors individuals who have made significant contributions to the efforts to expand basic rights and protections for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) people. Funds raised from the gala and the Winter Party Festival aid organizations that help LGBTQ people in South Florida and the work across the nation of the National LGBTQ Task Force.

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Jorge Amaro
Media and Public Relations Director