Our 35th anniversary fund raising GAYLA
will be held on October 30th, 2018 atAsbury Hall @ Babeville.
We will be honoring:

The SUNY Buffalo State Archive’s Madeline Davis Collection,
accepted by Director Daniel M. DiLandro

With honorary chair: Dr. Gregory Rabb!

For information about the event, underwriting opportunities, programs ads or tickets, please contact our team
at info@glyswny.org, or check out the links below!

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2016 – Dr. Tom MazurHonorary Chairs:  Patricia A. Jones Aden Cook


2015  The Imperial Court of Buffalo
celebrating 25 years of kindness to
organizations of Buffalo – LGBT & str8!
Javier Bustillos& Anthony Chase
2014 Madelyn Reed & Clayton Shanahan
West Seneca East HS “Acceptance Week”
Mary K. Partridge (posthumously)
GLYS Program Assistant 2001-2014
Kristen Becker,
LGBT Activist & Comedian
2013 “Early WNY & GLYS Pioneers” Dr. Norman J. & Gail W. Sfeir
2012 Javier Bustillos
Norman E. Mack, II (posthumously)
Aubrey Balcom
2011 Frank Goldberg
Patricia A. Jones
Xander Karsten, Esq.
Ari Moore
Donald Licht
Emeritus Member,
Board of Directors
2010 Lou Moran & Kay Patterson
2009 Darren Chiacchia, Olympic Medalist Gordon Ballard, AD Stuff
2008 GLYS alumni
George “Cybill” Koczon
Holly Lindstrom
Andy Sfeir
Latisha Jones
Rev. Joel Miller/UUC-Buffalo
Rabbi Harry Rosenfeld
Temple Beth Zion
2007 Babs Conant & Camille Cox Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown
2006 Assemblyman Paul A. Tokasz
Majority Leader, NYS Assembly
Professor Nils Olsen
Dean, UB Law School
2005 Mary Hale Meyer Shari Jo Reich
2004 Paul J. Michaels Lana and Howard Benatovich
GLYS celebrated 20 years of service to GLBT youth
2003 Founders
Mark Boser
Robert Frank
James Haynes, Ph.D.
Donald Lichtposthumously:
Thomas Hammond
Robert UplingerSpecial 20th Anniversary Builder Awards:
Sherrill Cooper
Susan Gaska
Ross Hewitt, M.D.
Shari Jo Reich
Honorable Judith Fisher
Erie County Legislator
2002 Madeline Davis Dr. Muriel A. Howard
President -Buffalo State
2001 William H. Gardner Javier Bustillos
2000 Assemblyman Sam Hoyt Scot Fisher, Righteous Babe Records
1999 Mayor Anthony Masiello Andres Garcia