More than 1,500 New Yorkers gathered today in Manhattan to mourn the death of a 32 year-old gay man, who was shot down on Friday just blocks away from the historic Stonewall Inn in an apparent act of anti-gay bias.
VIDEO: Meet our #glaadawards sweepstakes winner, Karl, and win your own tickets!
Today, GLAAD staffers were excited to call Karl and tell him he won a trip to New York City to attend the GLAAD Media Awards! GLAAD held a sweepstakes in which we offered a trip to one lucky person and a guest. Karl was so excited to hear that he won. Check out the video:
Karl and his friend Anna have won the ultimate VIP treatment at the GLAAD Media Awards , including round-trip airfare to NYC, hotel accommodations, and tickets to the GLAAD Media Awards and after party.
If you're in the New York City area, you still have a chance to win tickets to join Anderson Cooper, Madonna, Jake Shears and more at the GLAAD Media Awards.
To enter the contest on Twitter, your tweet must include @glaad and the hashtag #glaadawards
- Follow @glaad on Twitter – twitter.com/glaad
- Tweet your answer to this question: Why do you want to attend the GLAAD Media Awards in New York City?
- Include @glaad and the hashtag #glaadawards in your tweet!
- Tweet by 4PM ET on Friday, March 15, 2013
GLAAD staff will review entries and choose the most compelling answer.
Good luck, and tweet your heart out!