Log Cabin Republicans and Log Cabin Republicans Institute: Spirit of Lincoln Gala
Log Cabin Republicans is the nation's largest organization representing Republican LGBT Americans and allies. The Spirit of Lincoln Gala was held on November 11, 2023 at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library, Air Force One Pavilion in Simi Valley, California. The gala is an annual event to honor those who exemplify a commitment to enhancing personal freedom, encouraging individual responsibility, and ensuring equality under the law for all Americans.
Honorees and Presenters
Peggy Grande, Emcee (Executive Assistant to U.S. President Ronald Reagan)
Frank Ricchiazzi, LCR Director Emeritus
Richard Grenell, Former U.S. Ambassador
Kellyanne Conway, 2023 Spirit of Lincoln Award
Caitlyn Jenner, 2023 Game Changer Award
Alex Walton, LCR National Political Director
Charles Moran, LCR President
His Royal Highness Reza Pahlavi, 2023 Outspoken Award
A highlight of the gala was Kellyanne Conway's speech, encouraging equality, loving parental attachment with gay children, and a welcoming and neighborly spirit in America.