Alan Cumming and Brittany Snow to Receive Awards from Point Foundation

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Tony Award winner Alan Cumming and "Hairspray" film star Brittany Snow will receive awards from the Point Foundation (Point), the LGBT-focused scholarship organization, at  the fourth annual Point Honors gala, Sept. 25 at Raleigh Studios in Los Angeles.

Alan Cumming
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Cumming (Cabaret, "The Good Wife") will receive the Point Courage Award, which "recognizes an individual who has advocated for the future of the LGBT community and lives with the vision that investing in today’s potential will produce a brighter tomorrow," according to press notes.

Snow (also known for the TV series "American Dreams" and the upcoming mid-season series "Harry's Law") will be honored with the first Point Horizon Award, which "recognizes a young person who has taken a leadership role as an advocate of the LGBT community." Luxury automotive brand Audi will receive the Point Inspiration Award, which "recognizes a corporation that champions respect and inclusion of the LGBT community, and operates with the vision that the success achieved by talented young people is limited only by the resources and opportunities they are given to help them fulfill their potential."

The Point Honors gala will include a dinner and awards program, live and silent auctions, and celebrity performers and presenters to be announced.

Raleigh Studios is located at 650 North Bronson Avenue in Los Angeles. For tickets call (212) 247-7318 or visit pointfoundation.org/losangeles. For sponsorship opportunities, contact Michael Marino at michael@pointfoundation.org or (212) 247-7318.

* According to press notes, Point Foundation "provides financial support, leadership training, mentoring and hope to LGBT individuals who are marginalized because of their sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. Point provides its scholars with the financial ability to attend the nation’s foremost higher educational institutions and its donors and mentors with the rare satisfaction of directly investing their resources and time in future generations of leaders." Visit pointfoundation.org.

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