Maritxa Vidal enters Chicago LGBT Hall of Fame


by Kevin Garcia, Program Coordinator for UIC Integrated PASEO

Puerto Rican Cultural Center’s own Maritxa Vidal, who is a Midwest Representative for TransLatina Coalition of Illinois, will be inducted into the Chicago LGBT Hall of Fame. The Chicago LGBT Hall of Fame is an organization which honors and celebrates notable members of Chicago’s LGBT communities. Inductees are selected by current members of Chicago’s LGBT Hall of Fame, who reviewed nominations from the public. The reception will take place November 9th at the Chicago History Museum starting at 5:30pm. The event is free and open to the public.