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Eric McCormack to Receive Prominent LGBTQ Community Award At Point Foundation Gala, O Photo Eric McCormack to Receive Prominent LGBTQ Community Award At Point Foundation Gala, October 13, in Los Angeles
by Robert Diamond - Oct 7, 2018

Point Foundation will present its Impact Award to Eric McCormack, one of the most beloved actors of TV, as well as film and stage. The award recognizes an individual making a significant impact on improving the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) plus allied community. Point Foundation is the nation's largest scholarship-granting organization for LGBTQ students of merit. Information about attending or supporting Point Honors is at pointfoundation.orgHonorsLA18. In addition to his Emmy-winning work on "Will & Grace" (season 10 premiering October 4 on NBC), McCormack produces and stars in Netflix's popular sci-fi drama, "Travelers" (season 3 premieres this winter).He has appeared in numerous other TV series, films, as well as Broadway and Off-Broadway. McCormack was a vocal supporter of the legalization of same-sex marriage. He is also widely lauded for his advocacy and philanthropic work on behalf of organizations such as Stand Up 2 Cancer, Project Angel Food and the ASPCA.

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for the Point Honors New York! Photo Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet for the Point Honors New York!
by Walter McBride - Apr 10, 2018

Celebrities and 400 guests experienced an inspiring evening at The Plaza last night, in support of Point Foundation (Point), the nation's largest scholarship-granting organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) students of merit. The annual Point Honors New York event raises funds for Point's higher education scholarships, as well as mentoring and leadership programs.

BWW TV: She's On Point! Walk the Red Carpet with Point Foundation Honoree Laura Benan Photo BWW TV: She's On Point! Walk the Red Carpet with Point Foundation Honoree Laura Benanti & More!
by TV - Red Carpets - Apr 10, 2018

Celebrities and 400 guests experienced an inspiring evening at The Plaza last night, in support of Point Foundation (Point), the nation's largest scholarship-granting organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) students of merit. The annual Point Honors New York event raises funds for Point's higher education scholarships, as well as mentoring and leadership programs.

Ronan Farrow And Laura Benanti Honored At Point Foundation Event Photo Ronan Farrow And Laura Benanti Honored At Point Foundation Event
by Stephi Wild - Apr 10, 2018

Celebrities and 400 guests experienced an inspiring evening at The Plaza last night, in support of Point Foundation (Point), the nation's largest scholarship-granting organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) students of merit. The annual Point Honors New York event raises funds for Point's higher education scholarships, as well as mentoring and leadership programs.

Tig Notaro And Ronan Farrow To Be Honored By Point Foundation Photo Tig Notaro And Ronan Farrow To Be Honored By Point Foundation
by Julie Musbach - Mar 5, 2018

Point Foundation will honor Tig Notaro and Ronan Farrow at the annual Point Honors gala in the Grand Ballroom of the Plaza hotelApril 9, 2018. Notaro, whom Rolling Stone named as one of the 50 best stand-up comics of all time, will receive the Point Impact Award, which is presented to an individual making a significant impact on improving the LGBTQ community.

Adam Lambert Joins Point Foundation Gala Honoring Jill Soloway Photo Adam Lambert Joins Point Foundation Gala Honoring Jill Soloway
by Caryn Robbins - Sep 6, 2017

Chart topping and Grammy nominated singer Adam Lambert will perform at the Beverly Hilton October 7 when Point Foundation (Point) honors innovative TV and film writer, director, and producer Jill Soloway. Actress and comedian Kathryn Hahn will present the award to Soloway.

TRANSPARENT's Jill Soloway to Receive Prestigious LGBTQ Community Award Photo TRANSPARENT's Jill Soloway to Receive Prestigious LGBTQ Community Award
by Caryn Robbins - Aug 11, 2017

Point Foundation (Point) will honor innovative TV and film writer, director, and producer Jill Soloway with the Point Impact Award at the Point Honors Los Angeles gala October 7.

Photo Coverage: Point Foundation Honors Uzo Aduba, Dustin Lance Black and Thomas Roberts
by Linda Lenzi - Apr 4, 2017

Just last night, the Point Honors gala recognized individuals who have demonstrated leadership and courage and stand as role models for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer young people.

Matt Doyle, Emily Skeggs & More Will Perform at Point Foundation Gala
by Nicole Rosky - Mar 9, 2017

Point Foundation will honor Emmy Award-winning actress and star of Netflix's 'Orange is the New Black' Uzo Aduba, and Academy Award-winning writer and director Dustin Lance Black, at the annual Point Honors Gala at the majestic Plaza Hotel April 3, 2017.

Uzo Aduba and Dustin Lance Black to be Honored by Point Foundation
by BWW News Desk - Feb 16, 2017

???????Point Foundation will honor Emmy Award-winning actress and star of Netflix's "Orange is the New Black" Uzo Aduba, and Academy Award-winning writer and director Dustin Lance Black, at the annual Point Honors Gala at the majestic Plaza Hotel April 3, 2017.

Photo Coverage: Point Foundation Honors Greg Louganis & Pete Nowalk at Spring Gala
by Linda Lenzi - Apr 12, 2016

More than 400 guests joined Olympians and stars of stage and screen to show their support for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) students at the annual Point Honors gala the landmark New York Public Library last night. The evening celebrated the accomplishments of Point Foundation's (Point), higher education scholarship recipients. More than $500,000 was raised for Point, the nation's largest scholarship-granting organization for LGBTQ students of merit.

Tony Winner Lena Hall Performs Tonight at Point Foundation Gala
by BWW News Desk - Apr 11, 2016

Point Foundation will present five-time Olympic medalist Greg Louganis with the Point Legend Award, which recognizes an individual who has achieved greatness in their professional career and unapologetically supported the LGBTQ community. In addition to the previously announced appearance from the cast of BRIGHT STAR, BroadwayWorld exclusively reported that Tony winner Lena Hall will perform at this evening's special event.

BWW Exclusive: Tony Winner Lena Hall Will Perform at Point Foundation Gala
by Nicole Rosky - Apr 5, 2016

Point Foundation will present five-time Olympic medalist Greg Louganis with the Point Legend Award, which recognizes an individual who has achieved greatness in their professional career and unapologetically supported the LGBTQ community. The award will be presented to Louganis at the landmark New York Public Library April 11. The event begins at 6:30 p.m. BroadwayWorld has just learned that Tony winner Lena Hall will perform at the special event.

Point Foundation to Honor Five-Time Olympic Medalist Greg Louganis
by BWW News Desk - Mar 24, 2016

Point Foundation will present five-time Olympic medalist Greg Louganis with the Point Legend Award, which recognizes an individual who has achieved greatness in their professional career and unapologetically supported the LGBTQ community.  

Point Foundation Announces 36 New Higher Education Scholarships
by Robert Diamond - Jun 23, 2015

Point Foundation (Point) is awarding new scholarships to 36 students who have demonstrated academic excellence and leadership in their communities, despite facing obstacles such as bullying and financial hardship. Point is the nation's largest scholarship-granting organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) students. These new scholarship recipients join 47 current undergraduate and graduate students for a total of 83 Point Scholars who will receive financial assistance and programmatic support for the 2015 2016 academic year.

David Mixner's OH HELL NO! Coming to LA, San Francisco Next Month
by BWW News Desk - Jun 15, 2015

Author, political strategist, civil rights activist and political firebrand David Mixner will bring his audience right onto his metaphorical front porch in his theatrical tell-all, "Oh Hell No!," coming to Los Angeles and San Francisco next month. 

Photo Flash: David Mixner's OH HELL NO! Celebrates Opening in Los Angeles
by BWW News Desk - Jun 12, 2015

Author, political strategist, civil rights activist and political firebrand David Mixner performed his theatrical tell-all, 'OhHell No!,' at Los Angeles El Rey Theatre last night (June 11) for LGBTQ Pride Month. Scroll down for photos from the opening night festivities!

David Mixner's OH HELL NO! Comes to LA Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jun 11, 2015

Author, political strategist, civil rights activist and political firebrand David Mixner will bring his audience right onto his metaphorical front porch in his theatrical tell-all, 'Oh Hell No!,' coming to Los Angeles this month.

David Mixner's OH HELL NO! Coming to LA, San Francisco Next Month
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2015

Author, political strategist, civil rights activist and political firebrand David Mixner will bring his audience right onto his metaphorical front porch in his theatrical tell-all, "Oh Hell No!," coming to Los Angeles and San Francisco next month. 

Photo Coverage: Point Foundation Honors Jonathan Groff & Jeffrey Tambor
by Linda Lenzi - Apr 14, 2015

Point Foundation (Point) just honored actor Jonathan Groff, with the Point HORIZON Award. The Award recognizes a young trailblazer who has taken a leadership role as an advocate of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) community. Groff, currently starring in HBO's critically acclaimed series 'Looking' and appearing in the Public Theater's hit musical 'Hamilton,' was nominated for a Tony Award for his performance in 'Spring Awakening.' BroadwayWorld takes you inside the ceremony below!

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