Katy Perry at Billboard women in music luncheon in NYC.Katy Perry
did some holiday charity this week when she attended the 9th annual UNICEF Snowflake Ball
in New York city along with Selena Gomez UNICEF ambassador
and many other celebrities.
The holidays are a nice time of year for the celebrities to come out and support their favorite charities.
has been busy this year with her world tour and movie that came out this summer chronicling her incredible road to success, Part of Me
On Sunday, December 2nd The Trevor Project
will honor international superstar, Katy Perry
with the Trevor Hero Award at “Trevor Live" presented by Audi of America and Wells Fargo (Hollywood Palladium, 6215 W. Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles). The Trevor Project provides crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) teens and young adults.
The Trevor Hero Award honors Katy Perry for empowering youth and increasing visibility and understanding of the LGBTQ community. As an ally for the LGBTQ community, Perry has supported equality and the freedom to marry. She inspires LGBTQ youth to find their spark through her video “Firework.” Perry strives to let youth know they have value, and by being themselves, they can be anything.
“Everyone deserves a wonderful, fulfilled life. Our sexual orientation or gender identity doesn't change the spark and beauty within,” said Katy Perry, Trevor Hero Award honoree. “I’m honored that The Trevor Project has selected me to receive the Trevor Hero Award. Their work has inspired me since 2010, and I know they help save lives.”