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Supporting Our Local Community

Supporting Our Local Community

For over 15 years, The DC Center has served the LGBTQ+ communities of DC through direct support, diverse ...
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New Volunteer: Casa Ruby Meal Coordinator

Welcome Maura Kinney. Maura will be working the Casa Ruby meals program, organizing monthly group and individual volunteer ...
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Scholarship : Explore America Travel Scholarship

Scholarship : Explore America Travel Scholarship

HI USA administers the national Explore America Travel Scholarship program. The travel scholarship program offers $1,000 travel scholarships with up to 7 free overnight ...
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Job Opening at the DC Center : Program Assistant for Center Aging

Job Opening at the DC Center : Program Assistant for Center Aging

The DC Center for the LGBT Community has a mission of educating, empowering, celebrating, and connecting the lesbian, ...
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Job Opening at the DC Center : Social Worker/Therapist

Job Opening at the DC Center : Social Worker/Therapist

The DC Center for the LGBT Community is hiring! We are looking for a full-time social worker/therapist. Bilingual ...
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Update from the DC Center Board of Directors: Welcoming a New Slate of Officers

Update from the DC Center Board of Directors: Welcoming a New Slate of Officers

With a new year comes Board elections! At our January 6th Board Meeting, we voted to re-elect a ...
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Team DC Scholarship Opportunity

Team DC Scholarship Opportunity

Team DC Student-athlete Scholarships are awarded to self-identified lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or queer (LGBTQ) student-athletes that have ...
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Office Closed

Office Closed

DUE TO THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN, OUR OFFICE CLOSED AT 1:00PM Sorry for any inconveniences caused. We hope ...
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Donate Non Perishables, Clothing Today

Donate Non Perishables, Clothing Today

The DC Center operates a small food pantry and a small walk-in closest for the homeless and for ...
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Volunteers Needed for Capital Pride Interfaith Choir

Volunteers Needed for Capital Pride Interfaith Service

The Capital Pride Interfaith Service is an “integrated service” respectfully demonstrating the breadth, depth, and sincerity of our ...
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Help save a life—Know about the Hypothermia Alert

Help save a life—Know about the Hypothermia Alert

Between November 1 and March 31, when the temperature or Wind Chill is 32 or below, the District of ...
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How To Access A Free Sexual Assault Exam In DC

How To Access A Free Sexual Assault Exam In DC

If you've been sexually assaulted in the last 96 hrs, go to MedStar Washington Hospital Center (MWHC) at ...
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Invitation : SMYAL for New Year

Invitation : SMYAL for New Year

SMYAL for the New Year Join SMYAL’s Young Donors Committee, the SMYAL Allies, and members of the board ...
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Applicants sought for D.C. LGBTQ Latinx Scholarship

Applicants sought for D.C. LGBTQ Latinx Scholarship

The D.C. LGBT group LULAC Lambda is inviting current and future college students attending D.C. schools to apply ...
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Holiday Closure Notice

Holiday Closure

We would like to inform our community members that The DC Center will be closed from December 25, ...
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Queer Women Working Through Trauma, RSVP now for Jan 21, 2020

Queer Women Working Through Trauma, RSVP now for Jan 21, 2020

The Queer Women Working Through Trauma group invites individuals to focus on processing trauma as a group through a ...
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Meet the Staff: Jazmin

Meet the Staff: Jazmin

Welcome Jazmin back to the DC Center! Jazmin is in charge of coordinating much of the day to ...
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Meet the Staff: Dan

Meet the Staff: Dan

Welcome Daniel to the DC Center! He will be joining us at the Support Desk. Daniel looks forward ...
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Statement from the DC Center Board of Directors

Statement from the DC Center Board of Directors

Update 11/3/19: The DC Center Board of Directors have released the following statement on the search for a ...
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Join the Rainbow History Project's Board of Directors!

Join the Rainbow History Project’s Board of Directors!

Rainbow History Project (RHP) is seeking a few more passionate and hardworking people to join their Board of ...
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The DC Center Board announces Kimberley Bush as Interim Executive Director

The DC Center Board announces Kimberley Bush as Interim Executive Director

The DC Center is proud to share that Kimberley Bush, the Center's Director of Arts & Cultural Programs, ...
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Job Opportunities at the DC Center for the LGBT Community

Job Opening at the DC Center: Community Engagement Specialist – Position Filled

***We are no longer accepting applicants*** Job Opening at the DC Center: Community Engagement Specialist The DC Center ...
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Job Opportunity- National LGBTQ Task Force Creating Change Intern

Job Opportunity- National LGBTQ Task Force Creating Change Intern

Creating Change 2019 Paid Internship Available!   The National LGBTQ Task Force seeks an intern to work with the Creating Change ...
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RESCHEDULED: DC Queer Theatre Festival Reading Series

RESCHEDULED: DC Queer Theatre Festival Reading Series

The DC Queer Theatre Festival Reading Event will no longer occur on 9/28. We are rescheduling the event, ...
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Meet the Staff: Christina

Meet the Staff: Christina

Welcome Christina Cappelletti to the DC Center! She is the new Therapist and Anti-violence Advocate. Christina looks forward ...
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Planned Parenthood in Residence Event Series!

Planned Parenthood in Residence Event Series!

For more than 80 years, Planned Parenthood of Metropolitan Washington, DC (PPMW) has provided high quality, affordable reproductive ...
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