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Stoneleigh Fellow Kee Tobar’s work in LGBTQ youth homelessness is personal people

May 23, 2018 12:47 pm

Stoneleigh Fellow Kee Tobar’s work in LGBTQ youth homelessness is personal

"I do this work simply to see mirrors of myself, in the queer and poor youth that I serve, not only survive but also thrive," said the attorney, who's spending the 2017-2019 fellowship cycle at Community Legal Services' Youth Justice Project.
Mazzoni Center picked healthcare exec Lydia Gonzalez Sciarrino as its new CEO people

Mar. 26, 2018 10:59 am

Mazzoni Center picked healthcare exec Lydia Gonzalez Sciarrino as its new CEO

The LGBTQ health center's board announced the Floridian's hiring after a national search and a year of controversy: "Mazzoni Center is sitting on the cusp of a new movement and I want to be a part of it," Gonzalez Sciarrino said.
Power Moves: Gayle Isa is leaving Asian Arts Initiative in June people

Feb. 16, 2018 12:15 pm

Power Moves: Gayle Isa is leaving Asian Arts Initiative in June

The founding executive director is sticking around to celebrate the nonprofit's 25th anniversary. Plus, leadership changes at Philanthropy Network Greater Philadelphia, Living Beyond Breast Cancer and nine more.
Here’s our 2018 editorial calendar purpose

Dec. 22, 2017 1:57 pm

Here’s our 2018 editorial calendar

Accessibility, impact investing, hiring, sustainability, community development, volunteerism and six more themes we'll be focusing our reporting on next year.
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.

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