2018 Impact Awards Program
Nate Berkus & Jeremiah Brent
Recipients of the 2018 Murray-Reese Family Award, recognizing those who demonstrate an unwavering commitment to Family Equality Council’s core values of love, justice, family, and equality. Named for Jon Murray, Harvey Reese, and their son Dyllan, the award honors individuals who have used their platform to advance equality for LGBTQ families.
Family Equality Council is delighted to recognize interior designers Nate Berkus and Jeremiah Brent with the 2018 Murray-Reese Family Award for sharing their family-building journey on national television. Nate and Jeremiah bring a warm, approachable LGBTQ family experience as they navigate parenthood with daughter Poppy on their show, Nate and Jeremiah By Design. The award will be presented by actor and good friend of Nate and Jeremiah, Armie Hammer.
Johnson & Johnson Care with Pride™
Recipient of the 2018 Impact Award
In their tradition of caring for families for over 100 years, Johnson & Johnson has been a strong voice in efforts to make the world a more caring and accepting place for LGBTQ families.
Family Equality Council’s partnership with the Johnson & Johnson Care with Pride initiative has amplified our ability to connect families through vital programs including Family Week in Provincetown and our presence at Pride events across the country. LGBTQ families recognize and value household brands that elevate LGBTQ families, helping to cultivate respect and equality for the LGBTQ community.
The Impact Award will be presented to Johnson & Johnson by actress and singer Olivia Holt, who also serves as brand ambassador for the company’s Neutrogena® brand.
Special Guest Appearance
Lola Jessika Houck