GREENSBORO, N.C. — The Guilford Green Foundation will hold its 17th Annual Gala and Green Party on March 22, 7 p.m., at O.Henry Hotel, 624 Green Valley Rd.

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The foundation said that attendees should get ready for a night of 1970s black-tie glam.

Registration, cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and a silent auction will begin at 7 p.m., with dinner following at 8 p.m. Silent auction checkout is at 10 p.m. and the Green Party will be held from 10 p.m.-Midnight.

In other news, the foundation has released its call for nominations for the 2014 GFF Leadership Awards.

Three are given annually. They are Visionary Award (given to an individual who has championed the vision of a better world for the LGBT community); Distinguished Service Award (given to an individual who has provided years of outstanding service to the Piedmont Triad LGBT community); and Distinguished Leadership Award (given to an individual who has demonstrated outstanding leadership for a specific event, project or situation).

Nomination forms can be requested by email to info@ggfnc.org. Deadline is Feb. 28.

info: ggfnc.org.

Lainey Millen

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