The GLCCB’s Inaugural Hometown Hero Awards & Champagne Brunch


Nancy Pelosi

Democratic Leader, United States House of Representatives
Read Leader Pelosi’s bio here

Carlton R. Smith

HIV/AIDS activist
President, Baltimore Black Pride
Read Carlton Smith’s bio here

Catherine V. Hyde

Transgender Advocate
Transgender Coordinator, PFLAG Howard County
Read Catherine Hyde’s bio here


Read about PNC’s work in Baltimore’s LGBT community here


You are invited to the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Community Center of Baltimore and Central Maryland (GLCCB) Inaugural Hometown Hero Awards & Champagne Brunch on Sunday, November 17, 2013 at the Lord Baltimore Hotel. The GLCCB’s Hometown Hero Awards celebrates Baltimore-grown excellence in LGBT advocacy work and activism.

This year the GLCCB will be honoring Democratic leader and United States Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi, HIV/AIDS activist and Baltimore Black Pride founder Carlton R. Smith, longtime transgender advocate Catherine Hyde and PNC Bank for their work.

Please help celebrate the GLCCB’s inaugural Hometown Heroes Awards event and pay tribute to our honorees by becoming a Sponsor of the brunch, purchasing tickets, or making a donation.

Thank you for joining to celebrate and honor some of Baltimore’s favorite LGBT sons and daughters!