Friday, October 22, 2010

3rd Annual STAR Project House & Ballroom Conference

The 3rd Annual STAR Project House & Ballroom Conference


Saturday ~ November 6, 2010

2010 Conference & Ball Theme: “Alice in Wonderland: The Dawn of a New Empire”

The Welcome to Wonderland Conference kicks off an action-packed week of exciting events that include: the STAR Project Book Club Launch Brunch, a special presentation from The WIZ group featuring the Icon Mother Jack Mizrahi, Resume & Interview Workshops & a Vogue Class taught by the Legendary Leiomy Mizrahi who was recently featured on America Best Dance Crew as a part of Vogue Evolution. On Friday November 12, 2010, The Opulent Haus of PUCCI will closeout the week with the most anticipated mini ball of the year hosted by the Icon Jack Mizrahi & Symba Snapple.

About The Conference: *The STAR Project’s House & Ballroom Conference is an educational, highly interactive and action-packed empowerment and prevention conference for LGBTQ youth of color. Each year, young people from all over the Tri-State Region, gather at this free event which provides an environment of communication, innovative learning, entertainment and positive messaging. This annual event is designed to inspire young people to make responsible decisions, maintain safe/ healthy lives and Seriously Talk About Risks.

Date: Saturday, November 6, 2010

Time: 12Noon – 6pm

Attendees: 200+ NYC youth

Location: National Black Theater,

2031-33 Fifth Ave (125th & 5th Ave)

Conference Components:

Interactive Workshops ~ Discussion based workshops that address the following topics: Violence & Legalities
Stigma & HIV Testing
Personal & Professional Development and Ballroom 2010

Activity Fair ~ The Activity Fair provides the opportunity for young people to visit interactive tables set up by sponsors and participating organizations to learn about various resources available to assist them with making responsible decisions & living healthier lives.

FREE & Confidential STI (Sexually Transmitted Infections) Screenings &
HIV Testing & Counseling

Have questions? Please call 212-283-9180

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