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Chicago LGBT Hall of Fame seeks 2021 nominees
2020-12-18

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The Chicago LGBT Hall of Fame, celebrating its 30th year, is seeking nominations for new inductees. The deadline for nominations is May 31, 2021.

The nominations will be reviewed by a committee composed of current Chicago LGBT Hall of Fame members. Nomination criteria and nomination forms are available at ChicagoLGBTHallOfFame.org/nominate.

The ceremony for inductees will be held in October 2021. At this point, it has not been determined whether it will be an in-person ceremony or a virtual one. In 2020, the Hall of Fame held its first virtual induction ceremony.

The Chicago LGBT Hall of Fame is the first city-sponsored hall of fame dedicated to LGBT people, organizations, and community in the United States. It was founded in 1991 as the Chicago Gay & Lesbian Hall of Fame. Its purpose then, as now, is to honor people and entities, nominated by the community, who have made significant contributions to the quality of life or well-being of the LGBT community in Chicago.

For more information, email outreach@chicagoLGBThalloffame.org, or visit ChicagoLGBTHallOfFame.org or the Hall of Fame's Facebook page (facebook.com/groups/56108152083/&; .


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