21st Annual GLAAD Media Awards

GLAAD (Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation) is having its 21st Annual GLAAD Media Awards at the Marriott Marquis in New York! Volunteers are needed!

You can volunteer on either:

  • Friday, March 12th at Gift Bag Stuffing or
  • Saturday, March 13th as an event volunteer!

They still need many more Gift Bag Stuffing volunteers – come out Friday night as they put together gift bags while listening to good tunes and meeting new faces!

Event Day shifts in need of more volunteers are

  • Event Set-up
  • Silent Auction Team C
  • Traffic/Security Ambassadors

Do something different on a Saturday night, while mingling with the following stars:


Cynthia Nixon – Vito Russo Award
Alan Cumming – Host


Youth Pride Chorus
Bryan Batt
Sandra Bernhard
Brian Graden
Sarah Paulson
Jill Zarin
Lorna Kelly
Will Phillips
Sam & Dan McMillen
Nigel Barker
Jay Manuel
Nole Marin
Robert Verdi
Sandra Lee
Patrick Burke & family
John Buccigross
Dustin Lance Black
Corey Craig
Joy Behar
Rosie Perez
Cyd Zeigler
Brent Hartinger
Michael Patrick King
Gabourey Sidibe
Cat Cora
Ron Carlivati
Brett Claywell
Elliot Tiber
John Tartaglia

There is a Volunteer Training Session on Tuesday, March 9th from 7:00pm-8:00pm at the NY GLAAD offices This is not mandatory as you will also be trained for your shift on the day of the event, but please attend if you’d like to learn about your shift duties, meet GLAAD staff and be introduced to your Team Leaders! To RSVP, follow the same instructions below and sign up for the Volunteer Training Session.

To sign up for a NY GLAAD Media Awards shift, follow these easy steps:

Go tohttps://www.volgistics.com/ex/portal.dll/?FROM=7931


Password: glaadvol (this is a default password; some volunteers who registered directly will have set their own passwords)

After that… you’re in!

To register for your Media Awards shift:

Go to the ‘My Schedule’ tab at the top of the page.

Select your assignment. (When selecting volunteer jobs, do not select shifts that overlap in time)

After that… you are officially signed up! And don’t forget to invite your friends and family along too.