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Honoring LGBTQ+ Nutmeggers Making a Difference

There are many different ways you can be a part of the Dorothy Awards experience!


Buy Tickets

Join us by buying tickets – Regular tickets are $125 or Benefactor tickets are $250. Both level tickets include dinner and open bar. Benefactor tickets include recognition and a special thank you gift. Click here to buy now.

Join the Host Committee

We are looking for community leaders to join our host committee by sponsoring or hosting a table. Table sponsors receive special recognition as members of the host committee, with tables available at two levels – Regular table of 10 for $1,000 or Benefactor table of 12 for $2,500.

Sponsor the Awards Dinner

Highlight your support of the New Haven Pride Center, New Haven and Connecticut’s LGBTQ+ community AND our honorees by sponsoring the Awards Dinner with a corporate sponsorship or corporate table today. Includes recognition, tickets, and advertising options.

Buy an Ad

Advertise your business in our program book or congratulate one (or all) of our honorees with an ad in the program book.

Donate to the Silent Auction

Every year our silent auction raises thousands of dollars in support of our community programming and general operating funds. Contribute to the silent auction by e-mailing Laura Boccadoro at

We thank you for your support and contributions!  The New Haven Pride Center is a 501(c)3 not-for-profit organization. Donations are tax deductible to the full extent allowed by law.