The Imperial Court of Sacramento also known as The Court of the Great Northwest Imperial Empire (CGNIE) is a 501©3 philanthropic organization whose purpose it is to support the Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender communities through our donations to recognized HIV/AIDS, social services, and youth support organizations serving those communities. It further promotes positive awareness of the ideals of the International Court System of which it is a proud member. Founded in 1973, the Imperial Court of Sacramento this year celebrates over four decades of service to the community.