JOIN THE MOVEMENT: Protect NYC’s Homeless LGBTQ Youth!

Dear Friends: As the movement to protect New York City’s LGBTQI homeless youth continues to gain momentum, there are three more ways you can help protect the futures of thousands of LGBTQI homeless youth: – Sign the international petition to Save New York City LGBTQI Youth Shelters! The petition has gained support from allies from …

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Love Makes a Family retires

Today, Love Makes a Family – the organization that has been instrumental in obtaining same-sex marriage in Connecticut – announced that it would be closing its doors. Their letter to members stated that the organization will be closing its doors on December 31, 2009. Having accomplished our core mission, Love Makes a Family has begun …

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Rally at City Hall to Tell NYC that Homeless Youth Matter!

Homeless Youth Rally at City Hall to Tell NYC that Homeless Youth Matter! City Hall Park Tuesday, March 31st 3:45 PM – 5:30 PM We’ll meet at the north side of City Hall Park at 3:45 PM. Make noise! Bring signs! Tell the City that the futures of homeless youth matter! FIND OUT MORE Visit …

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NYC LGBTQ Youth Shelters Face Threat of Closure Following DYCD Funding Refusal

The following is an action alert that I received from Sylvia’s Place homeless shelter at which I volunteer. Essentially, they just lost *ALL* of their operating funding for next year. So did most of the other LGBT specific programs in NYC. Please take a moment, read the below, and call one of the city council …

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Join the Impact Rallies/Protest TOMORROW Nov 15th

If you’re friends with me on Facebook, you just a got an event invitation for a series of rallies that occurring all over the nation tomorrow. I usually don’t spam everyone I know with political events since I hate it when people do so to me. This time though, I’m making an exception. Enough is …

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Article in Metroline (Volume 35, Issue 5)

Well, I’m a little late getting this up here, but back in March I had an article published in Metroline – a gay & lesbian twice monthly news magazine. On pg 24, both the text and pictures of the article on the NHGLCC‘s Dorothy Awards are mine. I was the event photographer and wrote up …

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(New) home at last

Well, my Europe trip has officially been over for a couple of days. I got back late Friday evening after some hellish security at Heathrow. (I’m not complaining mind you.) Talked with a friend for a while then crashed. Saturday, I got up and drove with two friends to the Equal Marriage Illinois statewide conference. …

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