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Meet the Board: Ashley Gibbs

Meet the Board: Ashley Gibbs

We are excited to welcome Ashley Gibbs to the Board of Directors! Read on to learn more about ...
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Meet the Staff: Caroline

Meet the Staff: Caroline

Welcome Caroline to the DC Center! Caroline is excited to be helping the facilitators of our peer support ...
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Job Opportunity at the DC Center for the LGBT Community

Case Management & Advocacy Specialist Position Available

The DC Anti-Violence Project of the DC Center for the LGBT Community is seeking a community-based trauma-informed mental ...
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Meet the Staff: Emma Fumagalli

Welcome Emma to the DC Center! As the Social Media/Advocacy Intern, Emma (she/her) looks forward to using the ...
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OutWrite, Washington D.C.’s LGBTQ Literary Festival, Welcomes its Next Chairperson

OutWrite, Washington D.C.’s LGBTQ Literary Festival, Welcomes its Next Chairperson

MEDIA CONTACTS: Marlena Chertock, Malik Thompson, OutWrite Co-Chairs outwritedc@gmail.com OutWrite DC is welcoming a new Chairperson on board, ...
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Meet the Staff - Bex

Meet the Staff – Bex

Welcome Bex to the DC Center! Health & Wellness Intern, Bex (they/them) look forward to meeting community members, ...
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Gay Day At The Zoo Schedule & Info

Gay Day At The Zoo is this coming Sunday, May 1st at the Smithsonian National Zoo! Have fun ...
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Gay Day at the Zoo FAQs

Gay Day at the Zoo FAQs

View the image above or text below with commonly asked questions in regards to GDATZ! When & where ...
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Introducing new team member, Elizabeth Johnson LCPC.

Welcome Elizabeth Johnson, LCPC

Welcome Elizabeth Johnson, LCPC, to the DC Center for the LGBT Community! Elizabeth (she/her/hers) joins our Working Through ...
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Submissions Open for OutWrite’s 2022 Journal

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 18, 2022 MEDIA CONTACTS: Marlena Chertock and Malik Thompson, OutWrite Co-Chairs outwritedc@gmail.com Submissions Opening ...
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Nen, our Development Intern for Spring 2022

Meet The Staff

Welcome Nen Segura to the DC Center! They are responsible for overseeing partnerships, organizing events, and assisting with ...
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Meet the Staff: Jaelyn Gonzalez

Welcome Jaelyn Gonzalez to the DC Center! She is the Social Media Intern here at the DC Center ...
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temporary closure info

Temporary Closure

The DC Center is temporarily closed due to a potential COVID-19 exposure in our offices. We are contacting ...
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Job Opportunities at the DC Center for the LGBT Community

SEEKING: Co-facilitator Position for Queer All Genders Working Through Trauma Group

Queer All Genders Working Through Trauma Groups Co-facilitator Position Open at the DC Center for the LGBT Community: ...
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info about Outwrite 2022 Chapbook Contest

Submissions Open for OutWrite’s 2022 Chapbook Competition

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 8, 2022 MEDIA CONTACTS: Marlena Chertock and Malik Thompson, OutWrite Co-Chairs outwritedc@gmail.com Submissions Opening ...
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The DC Center Board of Directors Appoints Kimberley Bush As Executive Director

The DC Center Board of Directors Appoints Kimberley Bush As Executive Director

The DC Center Board Of Directors is excited to announce the official appointment of Kimberley Bush as The ...
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Introducing: The Development Committee

Introducing: The Development Committee

The Development Committee is a new opportunity for volunteers to be involved with the DC Center and support ...
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Welcome Sade Adeeyo

Welcome Sade Adeeyo, LGPC

Welcome Sade Adeeyo to the DC Center for the LGBT Community! Sade (she/her) joins our Working Through Trauma ...
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Binder Donation Project

Binder Donation Project

The DC Center is excited to continue their partnership with GC2B Transitional Apparel! GC2B has reached out to ...
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Trans and Nonbinary Passport Research Study $50 Reward

Trans and Nonbinary Passport Research Study $50 Reward

The government is changing the US Passport application to be more inclusive of non-binary and Trans people.  A ...
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Breastfeeding Center for Greater Washington presents - LGBTQ+ Postnatal Group

Breastfeeding Center for Greater Washington presents – LGBTQ+ Postnatal Group

Breastfeeding Center for Greater Washington presents - LGBTQ+ Postnatal Group: "This group is specifically designed for the LGBTQ+ ...
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Breastfeeding Center for Greater Washington presents:  LGBTQ+ Prenatal Group

Breastfeeding Center for Greater Washington presents: LGBTQ+ Prenatal Group

Breastfeeding Center for Greater Washington presents LGBTQ+ Prenatal Group: "This group is specifically designed for the LGBTQ+ community ...
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Visit our Free Food Pantry

Visit our Free Food Pantry

Please stop by our Free Food Pantry. With the ongoing food shortages and struggles with Covid if you're ...
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Meet the Staff: Alida

Meet the Staff: Alida

Welcome Alida Austin to the DC Center! She is the Health and Wellness Intern at the DC Center ...
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Meet the Staff: Sarah

Meet the Staff: Sarah

Welcome Sarah to the DC Center! She’s our new Development Intern. Sarah [she/her] looks forward to learning all ...
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Meet the staff: Brenda

Meet the staff: Brenda

Welcome, Brenda to the DC Center! I am a social media intern. Brenda She/Her looks forward to helping ...
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Meet Our New Board Chair, Andrew Zapfel

Meet Our New Board Chair, Andrew Zapfel

At the last Board of Directors meeting of 2021, Andrew Zapfel (he/him) was unanimously elected Board Chair. "Andrew ...
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Free Community Closet - Winter Contributions

Free Community Closet – Winter Contributions

Come visit our Free Community Closet newly stocked with warm winter clothes and nice jackets from our Community ...
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