The HRC Greater NY Steering Committee and Gala Team cordially invite you to join us as we come together as a community and work towards full LGBTQ equality and civil rights. 

February 11, 2017 at the Waldorf Astoria, NYC

The historic Waldorf Astoria will open its grand ballroom to the HRC GNY Gala for the final time, before closing its doors to the public. 

Toast with us to the many LGBTQ milestones achieved throughout the years, in one of the world's most coveted spaces. Don't miss out on being a part of HRC and NYC history.

Meryl Streep to Receive the HRC AlLy for Equality Award at the Gala!


HRC will honor Meryl Streep with the organization’s Ally for Equality Award at the 2017 HRC Greater New York Gala on Saturday, February 11, 2017, at the Waldorf Astoria in New York City!

Throughout her phenomenal career, Streep has used her voice to stand up for the LGBTQ community. Whether through her iconic roles that raised the visibility of LGBTQ people, or by boldly speaking out for equality, Streep embodies the very nature of what it means to be an ally to our community.

Join us in honoring Streep to thank her for being an ally in our fight for equality! Get your tickets today!

Moonlight Announced as the Winner of HRC Visionary Arts Award


2017 Golden Globe Winner for Best Motion Picture, Drama, Moonlight, will take home the HRC Visionary Arts Award at this year's HRC Greater NY Gala. Moonlight is inspired by the play In Moonlight Black Boys Look Blue by Tarell Alvin McCraney, who will accept the award on behalf of the film. 

Seth Meyers to Receive HRC Equality Award 

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Emmy award-winning writer and current host of Late Night with Seth Meyers to receive HRC Equality Award at Greater NY Gala. Meyers’ consistently speaks out against discrimination, exposing the false premises and irrational efforts by opponents of equality. We look forward to welcoming Seth Meyers to this year’s HRC Greater New York Gala and honoring him with the HRC Equality Award.


General Tickets

Individual Tickets: $490
  Federal Club: $390

VIP Tickets

Individual Tickets: $675
 Federal Club: $575

Major Donor Tickets

Federal Club Council:
2 complimentary VIP tickets