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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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Selfie of Lizette.

Meet The Staff: Lizette

Welcome Lizette to the DC Center! As the social media and advocacy intern this summer, she looks forward ...
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Hotline to Improve Access to COVID-19 Vaccines for Older Adults and People with Disabilities

Hotline to Improve Access to COVID-19 Vaccines for Older Adults and People with Disabilities

Help with COVID-19 vaccinations for older adults and people with disabilities Call 888-677-1199 Monday-Friday from 9 a.m. to 8 ...
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Job Opening at the DC Center : Community Engagement Specialist

Job Opening at the DC Center : Community Engagement Specialist

Job Type Full-time Number of hires for this role - 1 Qualifications Associate (Preferred) Spanish (Preferred) Full Job ...
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April 9th is National Day of Silence

April 9th is National Day of Silence

Silence is Power on this Day National Day Of Silence is a yearly student-led demonstration involving members and ...
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Submissions Open for OutWrite’s 2021 Chapbook Competition 

Submissions Open for OutWrite’s 2021 Chapbook Competition 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 5, 2021 MEDIA CONTACTS: Marlena Chertock and Malik Thompson, OutWrite Co-Chairs outwritedc@gmail.com Submissions Opening ...
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SMYAL LGBTQ Youth Leadership Awards

SMYAL LGBTQ Youth Leadership Awards

SMYAL has launched the applications for their annual Youth Leadership Award for LGBTQ+ youth getting ready to start ...
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Happy Presidents' Day

Happy Presidents’ Day

Happy Presidents Day from the team at the DC Center. On this day we look forward to seeing ...
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Undetected: More Than A Status

Undetected: More Than A Status

In honor of National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day and Black History month,  join us  for our special programing ...
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February is Black History Month

February is Black History Month

February is Black History Month Theme 2021- The Black Family: Representation, Identity, and Diversity.   The DC Center ...
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Team DC Scholarship Opportunity

Team DC Scholarship Opportunity

About the Scholarship Team DC Student-Athlete Scholarships provide up to $2,000 of financial support to offset the cost ...
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HIV Working Group

FDA Approves 1st Long-acting HIV Drug Combo, Monthly Shots

U.S. regulators have approved the first long-acting drug combo for HIV, monthly shots that can replace the daily ...
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DC Hope Care Holiday Food Distribution

DC Hope Care Holiday Food Distribution

The Mayor’s Office of LGBTQ Affairs has partnered with ServeDC and Us Helping Us, Inc. to provide boxed ...
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Job Opportunities at the DC Center for the LGBT Community

Job Opening at the DC Center : Trauma-Informed Licensed Contract Therapist

Are you a trauma-informed, licensed mental health clinician interested in remote work for an established community organization in ...
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FREE ENGLISH CLASSES FOR ADULTS WINTER 2020

FREE ENGLISH CLASSES FOR ADULTS WINTER 2020

The Literacy Council of Montgomery County, offers free Adult English classes to anyone that is 18 years or ...
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Washington D.C.’s LGBTQ Literary Festival OutWrite Welcomes New Leadership

Washington D.C.’s LGBTQ Literary Festival OutWrite Welcomes New Leadership

MEDIA CONTACTS: Marlena Chertock, Malik Thompson, OutWrite Co-Chairs outwritedc@gmail.com Local poets Marlena Chertock and Malik Thompson have been ...
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Free Flu shot clinic

Free Flu shot clinic

Thrive DC & GW Physicians Group will host a free flu clinic on Thursday, November 5, from 10 ...
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30 LGBTQ+ Scholarships For College Students

30 LGBTQ+ Scholarships For College Students

Individuals within the LGBTQ community are already faced with enough obstacles in their daily lives that they don't ...
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Queer Women Working Through Trauma

Queer Women Working Through Trauma Therapy Group Oct 13-Dec 15, 2020

The Queer Women Working Through Trauma group invites individuals to focus on processing trauma as a group through a ...
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You Matter, Get Counted !

You Matter, Get Counted !

October 31 is the last day to take the US Census. WAYS TO PARTICIPATE The Census can be ...
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Financial Literacy Housing Program

Financial Literacy Housing Program

Community Life Services currently has openings in their Financial Literacy Housing Program and are seeking clients to fill ...
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COVID-19 State of Emergency: Tenant Rights & Resources - DC

COVID-19 State of Emergency: Tenant Rights & Resources – DC

COVID-19 State of Emergency: Tenant Rights & Resources The purpose of this document is to assist District renters ...
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Meet The Staff: Katerina

Meet The Staff: Katerina

Welcome Katerina to the DC Center! As the social media and advocacy intern, she looks forward to serving ...
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Meet the Staff: Elisabeth

Meet the Staff: Elisabeth

Welcome Elisabeth to the DC Center! She is the new Development intern for Fall 2020. You can meet ...
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Navigating Professional Settings as a Nonbinary Person

Navigating Professional Settings as a Nonbinary Person

Navigating Professional Settings as a Non-Binary/Trans* Person Coming out as non-binary or trans* can be uncomfortable in straight, ...
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We Are Closed In Observance Of Juneteenth

We Are Closed In Observance Of Juneteenth

The DC Center will be closed on June 19, 2020 in observance of Juneteenth and to support the ...
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Survivor ArtMake: PAIN. REBELLION. PRIDE. A Triptych

Survivor ArtMake: PAIN. REBELLION. PRIDE. A Triptych

LGBTQ+ folx are survivors of all kinds of violence, trauma and abuse. Expression through art is healing and ...
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