Windy City Times presented its 15th 30 Under 30 Awards June 26 at the Center on Halsted. Co-sponsors of the event were the Center, Chicago House and AIDS Foundation of Chicago.
MC's Kirk Williamson and Scott Duff read the highlights of each of the inductees work and activism, and then each spoke briefly. The 30 range from athletes to artists, lawyers to singers, and from 16 to 30 in age. They also represent a wide diversity of backgrounds, races, sexual orientations and gender identity.
Additional photos at the link: www.windycitymediagroup.com/gay/lesbian/news/photospreadthumbs.php .
The Pride Issue of Windy City Times has more on each of the honorees at the link: www.windycitymediagroup.com/lgbt/Windy-City-Times-30-Under-30-to-be-honored-June-26/47997.html or at www.windycitymediagroup.com/images/publications/wct/2014-06-25/current.pdf .
Video by Tracy Baim:
Windy City Times 30 Under 30, 2014 Awards in full at the link: www.youtube.com/watch .