Our piece “Lady of the Crystal Throne” will be auctioned at PERSAD Center’s signature fundraising event, Art for Change.
Underwriters Party: Nova Place
When: Thursday, April 4, 2019, 6pm – 9pm
Auction: Westin Convention Center Pittsburgh
When: Monday, May 6, 2019, 5pm – 11pm
Art for Change Helps:
People without insurance receive life-changing counseling to treat depression, anxiety and mental illnesses.
Bullied LGBTQ teens, at risk for suicide, receive life-saving care.
Lonely, isolated LGBT Seniors – rejected by their families – discover new friendships and life-affirming resources.
Transgender victims of violence, hate crimes and discrimination find compassionate care.
Match homeless kids – kicked out just for being gay – with loving foster families.
Repair broken relationships through family counseling.
Artwork will be auctioned in verbal and silent auctions at PERSAD Center’s Art for Change auction on May 6, 2019 at the Westin Convention Center Pittsburgh. Nearly 1,000 guests, who feel passionately about helping LGBTQ people, attend and bid on art.
What is the impact of donated art?
Immeasurable. The funds raised help to pay for mental health, substance abuse and HIV services for people in need. Corporations and small businesses do their part through sponsorships. 100% of the proceeds from auctioned art go directly to client services and community programs.