Not only was Miley Cyrus honoured at the gala, she even auctioned off three Caitlyn Jenner Vanity Fair covers for a high bid of $69,000.
Her charitable sales, which will benefit amfAR‘s mission of supporting AIDS Research and HIV Education.
She was presented the Inspiration Award at the sixth annual amfAR Inspiration Gala and when it came time to give her speech, she got truly emotional and candid, showing us a mature, poignant side we haven’t really seen before.
She received one of the evening’s Inspiration Awards for her Happy Hippie Foundation, a nonprofit dedicated to helping LGBT homeless youth.
She was introduced by her date for the evening, Tyler Ford, a poet who identifies as agender who works with the Happy Hippie Foundation.At the amfAR Inspiration Gala, Miley Cyrus, who has been a supporter of a number of LGBT causes, stated that she knows that at twenty two she is young to be an honouree as she has still a lot to achieve.
“I am happy to have you here and I just want to tell you how much I love you. I hope this award makes you proud and somehow makes up for all the shit that I do all the time. You are two of the most selfless people and you taught me and all my siblings how important it is to be there for those who need us and how important it is to care about other people and their lives. So thank you for making me learn that. People say they don‘t choose their family, I chose my family every time.” stated Miley Cyrus in an eleven minute long emotional speech.
Along with her, television personality Andy Cohen was also honoured.
It was an emotional moment for pop icon Miley Cyrus, who was at the amfAR Inspiration Gala in New York. Not only was Miley Cyrus honoured at the ga...2.5