Connor Franta Got THIS Honor at the 2016 GLSEN Awards!

Connor Franta gets adorable with a dog on the red carpet. (Photo: Instagram)

Connor Franta was recently given an awesome honor at an awards show.

The GLSEN Respect Awards first started back in 2004, and has been held every year since.

What are the awards for? They acknowledge and highlight the hard work of various people (or companies) that have positively impacted the LGBTQ youth community!

Connor Franta smiling.

Connor Franta makes a cute smile for his speech. (Photo: Instagram)

Connor Franta Gets the #Gamechanger Award Honor

Connor attended the show at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills. He looked sharp in a suit (and bowtie) and walked down the red carpet. He even found some time to pose with the adorable Target dog.

Connor Franta fashion.

Connor Franta looked suave in a suit at the GLSEN Respect Awards! (Photo: Getty)

Some other honorees included actress Kate Hudson and Target. Here he is posing with the National Student Council.

Connor Franta with honorees.

Connor poses with various people at the awards. (Photo: Instagram)

Connor even got to make a speech to the crowd of luminaries.

Connor Franta.

Connor gets serious with the crowd. (Photo: Instagram)

His friend Tyler Oakley also congratulated Connor on his achievement


“I’m so proud of Connor Franta,” he said. “It makes him a hero. A worthy recipient.”



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