We are thrilled to share the exciting news that The Diana Foundation has once again been nominated for multiple Gayest and Greatest awards by the readers of OutSmart magazine. As a longstanding pillar of the LGBTQ+ community, we are honored to receive these nominations, and now we need your support to bring home as many awards as possible!


Your vote is essential in amplifying our voice and showcasing the strength and unity of our community. Let's make it clear who we support and demonstrate our unwavering commitment. We encourage you to cast your vote daily and rally your friends, family, and colleagues to join us in this endeavor. Nominations and voting will be open from July 26 to August 28.

Here are the categories where we have been nominated:

  1. Favorite LGBTQ Benefit Event of the Year - The Diana Awards
  2. Favorite LGBTQ Philanthropic Organization
  3. Favorite LGBTQ Social Organization
We are particularly excited about the Favorite LGBTQ Philanthropic Organization category because the winner will receive OutSmart's incredible $5,000 prize package, including cash and an advertising scholarship. This award will significantly boost our efforts to make a positive impact in the LGBTQ+ community.


To cast your vote, simply follow these steps:

  1. Visit the Gayest and Greatest Awards voting page: http://www.outsmartmagazine.com/gg2023/

  2. Click on the category of your choice and nominate The Diana Foundation.

  3. If you are a first-time user, fill in the registration form provided below your entry and check your email to activate your registration link.

  4. Registered users can cast a new ballot once per day until August 28.

Remember to wear your Diana pride as you cast your votes and encourage others to do the same. Share the news across your networks, social media platforms, and within our community. Together, we can make a tremendous impact and showcase the incredible strength and unity of The Diana Foundation.

We also extend our heartfelt congratulations to any Diana members nominated in the PEOPLE section. Let's rally around them and show our unwavering support.

Thank you for being a part of The Diana Foundation and for your continuous dedication to our cause. Your support is invaluable to us, and we look forward to celebrating our achievements together.

With heartfelt gratitude,


Howard Huffstutler
President, The Diana Foundation