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Ada Bello and John Butts receive Spirit of CARIE award, serve as models of lifelong LGBTQ activism purpose

Apr. 7, 2020 8:06 am

Ada Bello and John Butts receive Spirit of CARIE award, serve as models of lifelong LGBTQ activism

Elders from the LGBTQ community look at COVID-19 with 'experience and hard-earned insight,' says guest columnist Diane Menio.
Will COVID-19 end ‘white professional’ nonprofit culture? purpose

Apr. 2, 2020 2:42 pm

Will COVID-19 end ‘white professional’ nonprofit culture?

"Those in power, who previously held others to 'professional' standards, are experiencing for themselves how difficult it is to maintain those standards when life is hard," says guest columnist Sam Chenkin.
COVID-19 prompted changes at Mazzoni include furloughs for 30% of staff, leadership paycuts purpose

Mar. 27, 2020 5:28 pm

COVID-19 prompted changes at Mazzoni include furloughs for 30% of staff, leadership paycuts

Programs addressing food, housing, and medical case management will return to full capacity but physical and behavioral health services will continue to operate remotely.
Being gay and working in emergency shelter purpose

Nov. 26, 2019 10:49 am

Being gay and working in emergency shelter

Guest columnist Andrew Huff considers what it means for a white, housed, gay man to be in solidarity with Black men experiencing homelessness.
A resource for those transitioning professionally and personally, Career Wardrobe opens a second Delco site purpose

Aug. 8, 2019 8:08 am

A resource for those transitioning professionally and personally, Career Wardrobe opens a second Delco site

"This is our path to success: the clients report self-confidence that makes them engaged in their job search, they get employment, they transition off benefits,” said Sheri Cole, the executive director of the social enterprise.
Amber Hikes reshaped the the Office of LGBT Affairs. Now she’s moving on people

Jul. 10, 2019 8:31 am

Amber Hikes reshaped the the Office of LGBT Affairs. Now she’s moving on

Hikes says she's not at liberty to reveal the new position she's accepted — or even whether she'll be staying in Philadelphia — until next week, but she's excited by what is ahead.
Lyft partners with William Way for discounted rides to the center through June. It’s also matching donations purpose

Jun. 17, 2019 10:24 am

Lyft partners with William Way for discounted rides to the center through June. It’s also matching donations

Plus, the rideshare company is making pronoun choice for riders possible in its app, and helping its trans drivers with the cost of a legal name-change.
4 things to do during Pride Month purpose

Jun. 8, 2019 2:29 pm

4 things to do during Pride Month

Here's our quick and quirky Generocity guide to events and more. Plus, we want you to make a resolution...
At the LGBTQ State of the Union, props for Attic Youth Center’s presentation purpose

Jun. 5, 2019 8:28 am

At the LGBTQ State of the Union, props for Attic Youth Center’s presentation

When Shawnese Givens, the organization's acting executive director, walked out on stage Monday night at the Kimmel Center, the applause from those in attendance was loud and enthusiastic.
For LGBTQ-identified folks, Census 2020 represents both a missed opportunity and an opportunity not to be missed purpose

May 21, 2019 1:19 pm

For LGBTQ-identified folks, Census 2020 represents both a missed opportunity and an opportunity not to be missed

Community organizations and LGBTQ-serving nonprofits have an opportunity to educate on the benefits of participation in Census 2020 despite omission of a specific question about sexual orientation and gender identity.

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