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Power Moves: The Philly Office of LGBT Affairs just got its first deputy director people

Dec. 11, 2017 4:25 pm

Power Moves: The Philly Office of LGBT Affairs just got its first deputy director

Plus, City & State PA's 40 Under 40 list, Philly Startup Leaders exec changes and six more leadership shakeups.
QSPACES talked LGBTQ health on Twitter with Harvard and two indie popstars results

Nov. 28, 2017 11:28 am

QSPACES talked LGBTQ health on Twitter with Harvard and two indie popstars

The "Yelp for LGBTQ health" co-hosted a live chat with Harvard Medical School and the Tegan and Sara Foundation on Monday.
Get Covered Philly wants to help you get health insurance by Dec. 15 purpose

Nov. 13, 2017 7:22 am

Get Covered Philly wants to help you get health insurance by Dec. 15

The initiative aims to help Philadelphians who qualify for affordable plans and Medicaid obtain accurate information about health insurance before the shortened enrollment period ends.
Pennsylvania’s political accelerator for women scored a 100% win rate last night results

Nov. 8, 2017 1:57 pm

Pennsylvania’s political accelerator for women scored a 100% win rate last night

"This is the first real test of the resistance," said Emerge PA Executive Director Anne Wakabayashi. "Emerge is training the resistance right now."
5 lessons on leadership from Ela Conf, the not-just-for-coders tech conference results

Oct. 31, 2017 2:27 pm

5 lessons on leadership from Ela Conf, the not-just-for-coders tech conference

Thoughts on diversity, inclusion and failure from the annual conference for women-identifying people, trans men and genderqueer folks from all walks of the tech ecosystem.
The city’s LGBT Elders Committee is pushing a bill of rights for queer seniors method

Oct. 12, 2017 12:57 pm

The city’s LGBT Elders Committee is pushing a bill of rights for queer seniors

Led by Mayor's Commission on LGBT Affairs member and Community Legal Services paralegal Gigi Nikpour, the effort would seek protections for those in long-term care facilities.
It’s National Coming Out Day. Here’s how to make your workplace more trans-inclusive method

Oct. 11, 2017 3:57 pm

It’s National Coming Out Day. Here’s how to make your workplace more trans-inclusive

LGBTQ nonprofit Out & Equal hosted its annual workplace summit at the Pennsylvania Convention Center this week. Here are five takeaways from a TransCanWork talk.
Education Law Center wants to make schools safer for LGBTQ students people

Sep. 28, 2017 1:17 pm

Education Law Center wants to make schools safer for LGBTQ students

Nationally, 74 percent face bullying related to their sexuality or gender at school. Here's why the nonprofit is tackling the issue locally with the help of its new Stoneleigh Fellow.
Mazzoni Center front-line employees just voted to unionize results

Sep. 14, 2017 12:06 pm

Mazzoni Center front-line employees just voted to unionize

After months of controversy, staffers at the LGBTQ health organization will now be represented by Service Employees International Union.
GALAEI is tackling the increasing HIV infection rate in Latino gay men people

Sep. 7, 2017 12:09 pm

GALAEI is tackling the increasing HIV infection rate in Latino gay men

A new youth program will educate LGBTQ youth on the virus and allow them to create a community art piece on the topic, as Youth Program Manager Francisco Cortes shared in his "Around the Corner" interview.

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