The Sin City Classic Sports Festival Presented by Lexus, called the largest annual LGBTQ+ sporting event in the world, announced the creation of the Ken Scearce Leadership Award.
The Sin City Classic organizers created the award to honor the memory and legacy of Ken Scearce, the executive director of the Festival who passed away suddenly July 7, 2021. The inaugural Ken Scearce Leadership Award will be presented at the festival's opening night party on Friday, Jan. 14, 2022.
The Ken Scearce Leadership Award will recognize athletes, leaders, coaches, referees, and other volunteers who dedicate their time and skills to promoting the value and importance of LGBTQ+ sports. Their participation, both on and off the playing field, inspires others within their organization and builds community. Their hard work and selfless commitment directly and positively impact the lives of others.
People can submit their nominations for the Ken Scearce Leadership Award at tinyurl.com/26z6b68w .