Advocate for Equity Award

Given by the LGBT Equity Center to an outstanding member of the Rainbow Terrapin Network. Awardees are exemplars of taking one's support for or work within LGBTQA communities far beyond simply attending the initial Rainbow Terrapin Network membership training, and towards ongoing self-education and community involvement as an Advocate for Equity.

Award Winners

  • 2013 Jenna Backwith
  • 2012 Amy Martin
  • 2011 Tanner Wray
  • 2010 Shaunna Payne Gold
  • 2009 Mel Michelle Lewis
  • 2008 Timothy Hackman

Trans* Advocacy Award

Given by the LGBT Equity Center to an outstanding member of the Rainbow Terrapin Network. Awardees are exemplars of taking one's support for or work within trans* and allied communities far beyond simply attending the initial Rainbow Terrapin Network membership training or the Trans* Advocacy Training, and towards ongoing self-education and community involvement as a Trans* Advocate.

Award Winners

  • 2013 Penny Jacobs