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From the 11th Annual Shorty Awards

Ambers Closet

Nominated in LGBTQ+ Account

About Ambers Closet

Described by herself as a “certified Weirdo,” Amber Whittington is one of the leading voices fighting for equality for the LGBTQ+ community. Lauded by DIVA as a “bonafide celesbian,” YouTuber, activist, host and actress Amber is changing the world by to change from within. A powerful force working to de-stigmatize lesbianism and educate global audiences via her “Ambers Closet” YouTube channel, the LA-native’s vlogs earned her recognition as “Humanitarian of the Year” in 2018 by the Community Nest Foundation. Amber has quickly amassed 685K+ subscribers, 125M+ lifetime views, and 260K+ Instagram fans, using her amazing platform to cast light on labels and categorizations.

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