Point Honors New York 2018

On Monday, April 9, 2018, Point Foundation held our annual Point Honors gala to recognize leaders in the LGBTQ community and celebrate Point Scholars and Alumni.

Monday, April 9, 2018

The Plaza
768 5th Ave.
New York, NY 10019

Cocktail Hour 6:30 pm
Dinner and Awards 7:30 pm

Click here to see photos from the event on Facebook.

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Featured Scholar Speaker

Angelique Gonzalez HSBC Point Scholar

Featured Alumni Speaker

Mira Patel Point Alum

Hosted By

Michelle Collins
Emmy-Nominated Comedian

Point Impact Award Honoree

Laura Benanti
Tony Award-Winning Actress

Point Courage Award Honoree

Ronan Farrow
Journalist – including noted contributor to The New Yorker

Celebrity Attendees

Thomas Roberts
Celia Keenan Bolger
Celia Keenan-Bolger
Don Lemon  


Ted Allen
Tituss Burgess
Tamron Hall


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Valerie Smaldone
Jenna Ushkowtiz

Event Sponsors


Media Sponsors

Host Committee

Salman Azhar, MD
Jennifer & Victoria Barbetta
Krystal Barker
Claudia Caine & Linda Naylor
Brent Feigenbaum & Frank Morgan
Shelley & Robert Fischel
Nathan Friedman
David Henry Jacobs
Peter D. Lease
Peter Lichtenthal & Dr. Perry Eisman
Bruce Lindstrom
Clay Petre
Ron Rudolph
David Steward & M. Pierre Friedrichs
Mike Warren
James Williams & Marc Wenderoff
Richard Ziegelasch and Patrick Campion