How can I help?

The financial success of the Dorothy Awards is made possible thanks to all of the incredible folks who support the event with donations, sponsorships, and participation! Some of the best ways that you are help include :



The 18th Annual Dorothy Awards will be streamed live and for FREE! Our hope is to have as many folks as possible to join us for this year’s event as we celebrate and honor the work of our honorees. We are hoping to get at least 500 folks watching our stream this year! Help us get to the highest attendance EVER! Register for FREE by clicking here.



This year more than ever sponsorships of the Dorothy Awards are going to have a massive impact on the financial success of the evening – with no dinner expenses, this years’ sponsorship dollars go further than ever to advance the mission and work of the New Haven Pride Center. Sponsorships start at $500. Download our Dorothy Awards Sponsorship document and confirm your sponsorship by contacting Patrick J Dunn OR click here to secure your sponsorship directly! 



Congratulate an honoree, congratulate the Center, share your story with the community – these are just some of the ways in which advertising in the Dorothy Awards virtual program book can be used! With a range of sizes, the is a type of ad for anyone! Space is limited, to reserve your space contact Maia Leonardo OR click here to secure your ad space directly.



Every year the silent auction raises over $10,000 to support the Center’s programming, with a wide variety of items that include art, collectables, one of a kind experiences, limited edition alcohol, behind-the-scenes opportunities, and more! Contact Laura Boccadoro our Auction Coordinator here.

Photos from the 17th Annual Dorothy Awards