NEW ORLEANS — The Men of ONYX celebrated 22 years of Education, Exploration and Empowerment within the POC and Leather Communities at ONYX Blackout 22 – Voodoo in the Bayou, September 28 – October 1, 2017 in New Orleans hosted by ONYX Southeast.
With over 150 Brothers, Associates and supporters in attendance, a great time was had by all. Events included a welcome reception featuring the infamous ONYX Punch, party bus, play party, ONYX University, fireside chat with founding Board member Steve Bailous, a bar crawl and hosted cocktails at The Phoenix, the Brotherhood Awards Brunch and AGM and tons of French Quarter fun.
ONYX welcomed ONYX NorCal/Northwest, ONYX Lone Star/Texas and ONYX Deep South/Florida & the Caribbean to the Brotherhood at the AGM. Blackout 24 2019 will be hosted by ONYX Southwest. All info can be found at www.onyxmen.com.
ONYX Chapter & National Awards 2017
Brother of the Year – Lnyx ONYX
Associate of the Year – John Carlsen
Brother of the Year – Papa Shango
Associate of the Year – boy Ed
Brother of the Year – Diablo ONYX
Associate of the Year – Ubiquitous ONYX
Brother of the Year – Grey Owl ONYX
Associate of the Year – Velvet Storm
Brother of the Year – Migs ONYX
Associate of the Year – Matthew Jensen
ONYX Great Lakes
Brother of the Year – Dan Panther ONYX
Associate of the Year – Tee ONYX
ONYX Chapter of the Year
Lion’s Strength Award
Sir Volt ONYX
2017 Carter/Johnson Community Service Award
Pantheon of Leather 2017 Large Club of the Year
The Men of ONYX