Wanda Sykes Hosts TrevorLIVE Tonight; Neil Patrick Harris, David Burtka, Jeremy Jordan, Caissie Levy To Attend
16 Jun 2014
Five-time Emmy Award-winning comedian Wanda Sykes hosts the 2014 TrevorLIVE June 16 in New York at the Marriott Marquis. "Rock of Ages" director Adam Shankman helms the evening.
The Trevor Project is honoring YouTube sensation Tyler Oakley with the Trevor Youth Innovator Award, presented by Wells Fargo, for his work to promote acceptance for LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning) youth and a greater understanding of suicide prevention. Goldman Sachs will also be honored with the Trevor 20/20 Visionary Award, which will be accepted by chief information officer Marty Chavez.
Arianna Huffington, who is the chair, president, and editor-in-chief of the Huffington Post Media Group, is this year's Trevor Hero Award honoree.
TrevorLIVE is the premier gala event benefiting The Trevor Project. Presented annually in both New York and Los Angeles, the evening of music, comedy and entertainment celebrates 15 years of The Trevor Project's life-saving, life-affirming work to prevent suicide among LGBTQ youth.