Metro Weekly

All posts tagged "dc center"

  • Calling All Candidates

    Groups seek to increase LGBT representation on D.C.’s ANCs

  • Chef Art Smith to host PowerBear Party

    Celebrity Chef hosts a benefit for the DC Center and HRC's Project One America

  • Michael Fowler: Selling Success

    Ever wonder what percent of D.C. Realtors are gay? “There are tons!” exclaims D.C. real-estate agent Michael Fowler. “Of the male ones, most of them....

  • Hassan Naveed: The Next Generation Awards 2014

    Hassan Naveed has always been on the go, whether in terms of geography or activism. Since graduating high school, the California native has done stints...

  • GLOV, HIPS Launch D.C. Hotline

    Gays and Lesbians Opposing Violence (GLOV), an antiviolence and hate-crime response group affiliated with The DC Center for the LGBT Community, in collaboration with Helping...

  • DC Center Gets $10,000 PrEP Grant

    The DC Center, the District’s major LGBT community center, received a $10,000 grant Wednesday from the George Washington University (GWU) through the Learning by Giving...

  • GLOV Names New Leadership

    Gays and Lesbians Opposing Violence (GLOV), a program of The DC Center for the LGBT Community, has announced election results for its 2014 leadership positions....

  • City Fund Takes Flak

    A coalition of LGBT advocacy groups and service organizations released a statement Monday evening expressing their disappointment that no LGBT-specific groups were named among 58...

  • GLOV Co-Chair Leaving

    The local Gays and Lesbians Opposing Violence (GLOV) group, a program of The DC Center and one of the key community partners in combating area...

  • OHR Launches ”#safebathroomsDC”

    The D.C. Office of Human Rights (OHR) today launched a new public-awareness campaign, ”Safe Bathrooms DC,” aimed at making it easier for transgender people in...

  • Community Responds to Task Force Recommendations

    Seven local groups that deal with LGBT rights issued a combined response Thursday to findings of the Anti-Defamation League's Hate Crimes Assessment Task Force (HCATF)...

  • DC Center Honors Advocates for Youth

    The DC Center, the District's major LGBT community center, will honor Maggie Riden of the DC Alliance of Youth Advocates (DCAYA) and Councilmember Jim Graham...

  • Oscar's Glamorous Night

    ''It's not your regular old Oscar party,'' Michael Fowler says of Glamour, Glitter & Gold. ''It's The DC Center's Oscar party – but on hyper-drive.''...

  • Stonewall Sports Offering Dodgeball

    Stonewall Dodgeball will launch its inaugural season in March as part of Stonewall Sports, the nonprofit LGBTQ sports association raises money for various charitable causes...

  • BHT Offers Cash and Kudos

    Brother, Help Thyself Inc. (BHT), a local LGBT organization offering support to local nonprofits for the past 36 years, awarded more than $75,000 in grants...