PROJECTS: Out in the Hood: Teddy Ebony as Young Gay Man: teddy_wide_09

At a candlelight vigil he organized for a friend who died, Teddy, third from left, comforts Anthony Winters. Punch Ebony, who died of cancer, was part of Teddy's ballroom family. The vigil was held in part because Punch's gay friends were afraid they wouldn't be welcome at the funeral.

At a candlelight vigil he organized for a friend who died, Teddy, third from left, comforts Anthony Winters. Punch Ebony, who died of cancer, was part of Teddy's ballroom family. The vigil was held in part because Punch's gay friends were afraid they wouldn't be welcome at the funeral.