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NLGJA’s Annual New York Benefit:
Headlines & Headliners

Each year, the star-studded event raises tens of thousands of dollars for the organization’s programs, including those that provide scholarships to aspiring LGBTQ journalists. Each year Headlines & Headliners draws hundreds of influential journalists, news executives, dignitaries and allies to what has become one of New York City’s must-attend media events.

NLGJA’s Leroy F. Aarons Scholarship and Kay Longcope Scholarship will be presented at the event.

Tickets cost $100 for NLGJA members and $150 for Friends of NLGJA.

CBS News Correspondent Kris Van Cleave will serve as the event host. Eric Hegedus and Reed McDowell will serve as event co-chairs. Special guests include:

Stephen Adler (President & Editor-in-Chief, Reuters), Julie Banderas (Anchor, FOX News), Ellison Barber (Correspondent, FOX News), Gio Benitez (Correspondent, ABC News), Kenneth Craig (Correspondent, CBS News), John Dias (Reporter, CBS2), Ashley Dvorkin (Reporter, FOX 411), Dave Evans (Reporter, ABC7), Harris Faulkner (Anchor, FOX News), Willie Geist (Co-Host, NBC “Today”), Kim Godwin (Vice President of News, CBS News), Sunny Hostin (Co-Host, ABC “The View”), Sally Kohn (Commentator, CNN), Brett Larson (Host, FOX News Headlines 24/7), Bryan Llenas (National Correspondent, FOX News), Jared Max (Reporter, FOX News Headlines 24/7), Matt McClure (Anchor/Reporter, NY1 News/WCBS Newsradio 880), Erin Moriarty (Correspondent, CBS News “48 Hours”), Rand Morrison (Executive Producer, CBS News “Sunday Morning”), Anthony Rapp (Actor, ”Star Trek: Discovery”, “Rent”), Bill Ritter (Anchor, ABC7), Carolyn Ryan (Assistant Managing Editor, The New York Times), Baruch Shemtov (Entertainment Reporter, WNYW/FOX5), Gerri Willis (Reporter, FOX Business Network/FOX News)



March 8, 2018
6:30-9:30 PM


Thomson Reuters Building
3 Times Square
New York, NY 10036

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