Tuesday, August 04, 2015

BiNet USA + #OurTomorrow - New York Photo Blast

In June of 2015, BiNet USA President Faith Cheltenham traveled to New York to meet with local bi, pan, fluid, queer (bi+) leaders about the BiNet USA + #OurTomorrow project and attend the Lambda Literary Awards. We hope your enjoy the photos!

New York BiNet USA + #OurTomorrow Event

Getting surveys ready for #OurTomorrow outreach, bisexual style. 
 Photo Credit: Faith Cheltenham


Larry Nelson (in the hat), widow of Brenda Howard, fills out Our Tomorrow Survey
 Photo Credit: Faith Cheltenham

Rev. Francesca Maria Bongiorno, second from right hugging Donne Redd (right) has already shipped us over a dozen #OurTomorrow surveys.
 Photo Credit: Faith Cheltenham

NYC Bisexual organizers
Back row (from left to right): Larry Nelson, New York Area Bisexual Network, Estraven, Westchester Bisexual Group, Pauline Park, Queens Pride House Executive Director, Alida Minkel, Paul Nocera, BiRequest organizer, Faith Cheltenham, BiNet USA President and Michelle Garcia, mic Identities editor.

Front Row: Sherry, Donne Redd, legendary S.i.S.T.A.H. co-founder, Alexandra Bolles, GLAAD Strategist, J Christopher Neal, FluidBiDesign / MENKind (also the first bisexual grand marshal for NYC Pride), Patricia Silva, Larker magazine editor in chief, and Bryan J. Ellicott, NY TRANS BI organizer.
 Photo Credit: Faith Cheltenham


J. Christopher Neal, FluidBiDesign/MENKind co-founder, BiNet USA President Faith Cheltenham and NYABN organizer Larry Nelson.
 Photo Credit: Faith Cheltenham

Faith Cheltenham and Larry Nelson with Pauline Park
 Photo Credit: Faith Cheltenham


Donne Redd, Pauline Park and Faith Cheltenham
Photo Credit: Faith Cheltenham


Donne Redd, Bryan John Ellicott and Faith Cheltenham
Photo Credit: Faith Cheltenham

Bryan John Ellicott and Faith Cheltenham
Photo Credit: Faith Cheltenham

Patricia Silva, Faith Cheltenham, Alida Minkel and Michelle Garcia
Photo Credit: Faith Cheltenham


Alexandra Bolles, Patricia Silva, Faith Cheltenham, Alida Minkel and Michelle Garcia
Photo Credit: Faith Cheltenham


The Lambda Literary Awards - #bistyle

Selfie with Black, gay writer and bi ally Darnell Moore (@moore_darnell) at Lambda Literary Awards
Photo Credit: Faith Cheltenham

Selfie with bisexual actor, author and director Alan Cumming (@alancumming) at Lambda Literary Awards
Photo Credit: Faith Cheltenham


Selfie with Lambda Literary award wining Chicana author Ana Castillo (@anacastillo1) at Lambda Literary Awards
Photo Credit: Faith Cheltenham


Selfie with singer extraordinaire Toshi Reagon (@biglovely1) at Lambda Literary Awards
Photo Credit: Faith Cheltenham

Selfie with bisexual writer, editor, sexuality activist, and founder of Circlet Press, Cecilia Tan (@ceciliatan) at Lambda Literary Awards
Photo Credit: Faith Cheltenham


Selfie with Bisexual Book Awards founder Sheela Lambert (@BiBookAwards) and bisexual author Cecilia Tan at Lambda Literary Awards
Photo Credit: Faith Cheltenham



And to close out our post...a short video from legendary bi+ organizer Donne Redd with BiNet USA President, Faith Cheltenham


Video Credit: Donne Redd, S.i.S.T.A.H