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Mental Health Resources: Staying Safe and Connected During the Holidays

Mental Health Resources: Staying Safe and Connected During the Holidays

Dear All, We recognize that many of us in the LGBTQ+ community struggle during the holidays. We hope ...
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A pink graphic with "CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS" in white. On a navy blue rectangle, there's font that says "OUTWRITE 2022" and in hot pink underneath it says "AUGUST 5-7, 2022, WASHINGTON, D.C.'S LGBTQ+ LITERARY FESTIVAL". There is a bit.ly link for the Event Submission form: https://bit.ly/Call4OutWrite2022. There are navy blue circles with "SUBMIT NOW" and "DUE MARCH 15!" in them.

OutWrite 2022 Call For Events

OutWrite, Washington, D.C's annual free LGBTQ Literary Festival, is seeking reading, panel, and workshop submissions for our 2022 ...
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Introducing Laya

Introducing Laya

Welcome Laya Monarez to the DC Center! She is our new Front Desk Support Team Member. Laya (she/her/hers) ...
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Seeking Candidates for Board of Directors & NEW Advisory Council

Seeking Candidates for Board of Directors & NEW Advisory Council

The DC Center invites you to get more involved in our work by applying to join the Board ...
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How to Recognize and Handle Workplace Discrimination

How to Recognize and Handle Workplace Discrimination

Steps LGBTQ Workers Can Take If They are experiencing Discrimination in the workplace LGTBQ+ people are subjected to ...
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Wanda Alston Foundation

Job Opening – Wanda Alston Foundation

Employment Opportunities We’re hiring! Join our team and be a part of the life changing work we do ...
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Free at Home HIV and STI Test Kits for DC,MD and VA residents

Free at Home HIV and STI Test Kits for DC,MD and VA residents

From the convenience of your home you can privately get tested, you can now order a free at ...
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Introducing Brittany

Introducing Brittany

Welcome Brittany Zeman to the DC Center, where she is completing a field placement as she pursues her ...
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DC Center Relocating by December 2022

DC Center Relocating by December 2022

October 27, 2021 Have you been back to the DC Center yet? We reopened our doors earlier this ...
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The Washington City Paper declared OutWrite the Best Place to Connect With Queer Writers

Washington City Paper Names OutWrite the ‘Best Place to Connect With Queer Writers’

The Washington City Paper named OutWrite the "Best Place to Connect With Queer Writers"! Thank you for this ...
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Job Opportunity at the DC Center for the LGBT Community

Job Opening at The DC Center: Front Desk Support Team Member

Full Job Description The DC Center for the LGBT Community has a mission of educating, empowering, celebrating, and ...
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Oportunidad de empleo con Mundo Verde

Oportunidad de empleo con Mundo Verde

Mundo Verde busca contratar personal adicional para su programa de día extendido. Este programa de inmersión en español ...
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DC Center Reopening FAQ

DC Center Reopening FAQ

As we reopen, the DC Center is doing our best to meet the needs of our community while ...
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Relaying information about the DC Center's reopening

DC Center reopens to the Public

The DC Center Reopens to the public Monday, October 4th! The DC Center is excited to announce that ...
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Welcome David!

Welcome David!

Welcome David Arriaza to the DC Center! As the new Health and Wellness Intern. David (He/Him/His) looks forward ...
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Introducing Lydia!

Introducing Lydia!

Welcome Lydia Turner-Little to the DC Center! Lydia will be our development intern for the fall and will ...
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Job Interview Skills

Job Opening – Lutheran Church of the Reformation Washington, DC

Open Positions Lutheran Church of the Reformation Washington, DC Applications due: September 15, 2021 Preferred Start Date: Immediate ...
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Center Faith Interfaith Intersectional Forums. First and third Tuesdays of the month, 7pm. Livestreamed by The DC Center.

Center Faith Interfaith Intersectional Forums in 2021

Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of Center Faith, the multitude of denominations that make up Center Faith are coming ...
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Celebrating Ten Years of OutWrite

Celebrating Ten Years of OutWrite

These past two years have been unlike any other. With the COVID-19 pandemic, our lives became smaller, closer-to-home ...
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The cover of “We Got This: Black Writers on Imagination, Joy and Liberation” is shades of dark purple. “We Got This” is in a white font with orange blended in. On the bottom, there are illustrations of three Black people. One has long hair in shades of orange and black, wearing earrings and a nose ring and necklaces, one has a hair wrap, and one has a fade. They are all looking at each other.

We Got This: Black Writers on Imagination, Joy & Liberation

OutWrite is pleased to share with you the work of six talented Black writers from the LGBTQIA+ community ...
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Intergenerational Hangout (Virtual)

Intergenerational Hangout (Virtual)

A Zoom event by The DC Center for the LGBT Community and the DC Department on Aging and ...
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Michele Johns, LGSW, Therapist

¡Bienvenido/Welcome Michele Johns, LGSW!

!Bienvenido a Michele al DC Center/Welcome Michele to the DC Center! Michele (she/her) is a therapist/advocate at the ...
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Labyrinth Game Day for Seniors

Labyrinth Game Day for Seniors

Join us for this year's first in-person Game Day event for seniors at Southeast Library (403 7th St ...
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DC LGBTQ+ Budget Coalition

DC LGBTQ+ Budget Coalition

The DC Center is proud to be a part of the DC LGBTQ+ Budget Coalition. Being led by ...
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2021 Pride Interfaith Virtual Service Image

2021 Interfaith Virtual Service

Watch the archived footage of DC Pride's 2021 Interfaith Virtual Service ...
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Statement from the DC Center regarding Nellie's

Statement from the DC Center regarding Nellie’s

The DC Center for the LGBT Community condemns Nellie's actions during Pride Weekend. The security staff's violent treatment ...
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Capital Pride Celebration Washington DC

Capital Pride Celebration Washington DC

IT’S TIME TO CELEBRATE.  #StillWe continues be a powerful statement about the resilience, struggles, celebrations, and pride that ...
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