Our Spring Affair fundraiser returns

On behalf of our Board of Directors, GMCW is thrilled to invite you to our annual fundraiser, Spring A-Cher, to be held on May 13, 2023.  We will return once again to the glamorous Ritz-Carlton, Washington, DC for an evening of fun, music, and fabulous outfits inspired by the diva herself, Cher. Join us for dinner, entertainment, special presentations, an open-bar reception, the Harmony Award recipients, live and silent auctions, plus our special celebrity guest performer, Chad Michaels, winner of RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars and the nation’s #1 Cher impersonator. Mark your calendars to join us for the party of the year!

Spring A-Cher
May 13, 2023
The Ritz-Carlton, Washington, DC
1150 22nd Street NW, Washington, DC 20037

6:30pm Cocktails and Silent Auction
8:00pm Dinner, Entertainment, Harmony Awards presentation, and Live Auction

Tickets: $225 or $2,250 for a table of 10

Attire for Spring Affair 2023 is Creative Black Tie. Cocktail attire or tuxedos are fine and fabulous. You can also take inspiration from your favorite Cher looks, songs, eras, and memorable moments. We simply ask you to remember that GMCW promotes justice and dignity for all, so culturally insensitive expression has no place at this event. Otherwise, we welcome and encourage your creativity and self-expression on the theme!

Special Guest Performer

Winner of RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars and the nation’s #1 Cher impersonator

Chad Michaels appeared on Season Four of RuPauls’ Drag Race where he was runner-up, and then went on to win the first season of RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars. Chad’s career as one of the world’s premiere Cher impersonators now spans over two decades. Chad has collaborated with and entertained for industry favorites such as Elton John, Christina Aguilera, Cyndi Lauper, Gene Simmons, RuPaul, and even the diva herself, Cher.

He has appeared in movies and TV shows such as Jane the Virgin, 2 Broke Girls, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, and AJ and the Queen. Currently, Chad produces and performs in the longest-running female impersonation show in California, The Dreamgirls Revue, and travels extensively touring nationally and internationally as a proud representative of RuPaul’s Drag Race!