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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 event

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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Covid-19 and HIV

Covid-19 and HIV

Although the risk of serious illness from COVID-19 for people with HIV is not known, people with HIV ...
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Pride 2020 Community Calendar

Pride 2020 Community Calendar

Pride looks different this year, but Pride cannot be cancelled. We've compiled a list of community events happening ...
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The DC Center Stands in Solidarity with the BLM Movement

The DC Center Stands in Solidarity with the BLM Movement

As we begin Pride Month this year, we have been confronted with multiple visible acts of violence and ...
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Meet the Staff: Michael

Meet the Staff: Michael

Welcome Michael to the DC Center! As a development intern, he looks forward to getting to know the ...
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Meet the Staff: Ella

Meet the Staff: Ella

Welcome Ella to the DC Center! As the health and wellness intern, she looks forward to getting to ...
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Red Cross Volunteer Recruitment - Virtual Spanish Open House - 6.10.2020

Red Cross Volunteer Recruitment – Virtual Spanish Open House – 6.10.2020

Convierta la compasión en acción! Acompáñenos en una jornada de puertas abiertas de reclutamiento virtual el 10 de ...
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Transmasc Open Mic

CALLING TRANSMASC PERFORMERS/ARTISTS!

We are seeking transmasculine folx to perform at the DCAVP Transmasc Voices Against Violence open mic event, May ...
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OutWrite 2020 Chapbook Competition

OutWrite 2020 Chapbook Competition

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 5, 2020 MEDIA CONTACTS: dave ring, OutWrite Chair outwritedc@gmail.com Submissions Opening for OutWrite’s 2020 ...
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Center Global Assists LGBT Asylum Seekers During COVID-19 By Creating Virtual Community and Through Its COVID-19 Support Fund

Center Global Assists LGBT Asylum Seekers During COVID-19 By Creating Virtual Community and Through Its COVID-19 Support Fund

The COVID-19 pandemic and the response to it have upended the lives of many, especially those who already ...
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Updates from the DC Center

Updates from the DC Center

The DC Center continues to bring essential services to the LGBTQ+ community during this challenging time. We have ...
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Adult Meal Programs in the District Available During Covid-19

Adult Meal Programs in the District Available During Covid-19

Adult Meal Programs in the District Available During Covid-19 Updated March 20th, 2020 For more information on food ...
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Red Cross Volunteer Recruitment

Red Cross Volunteer Recruitment

Volunteer Recruitment - Virtual Open House - Learn About Disaster Action Teams in Washington DC! Curious about Red ...
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Unemployment Insurance Benefit Provisions Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Unemployment Insurance Benefit Provisions Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

THE DISTRICT’S UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE (UI) SYSTEMS ARE CURRENTLY UNDERGOING MODIFICATIONS TO ADDRESS THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE RECENTLY PASSED ...
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Expansion of Unemployment Insurance Benefits under the New CARES Act

Expansion of Unemployment Insurance Benefits under the New CARES Act

The federal government recently passed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act), which includes an ...
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#queertranscaravan

Center Global Asylees Face Extraordinary Pandemic Threats

Greetings, Center Global participants live in a tenuous job, housing, and healthcare context. They are largely unqualified for ...
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COVID-19 Know Your Rights PT2

COVID-19 Know Your Rights PT2

COVID-19 DV HOUSING FAQs Question:  I received a shut-off notice for my utilities. Will my utilities be ...
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COVID-19 : Know Your Rights

COVID-19 : Know Your Rights

Helpful resources created by Legal Aid Society of DC Housing HUD - Public Housing, Project-based Section 8, and ...
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Free Legal Advice / Assistance

Free Legal Advice / Assistance

DCVLP has opened up a call-in legal clinic from 9am – 5pm every day for individuals with immigration ...
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DC Center – Closed Effective 3/16/20

Taking guidance and recommendations about social distancing from the DC government and the CDC, effective Monday, March 16th, ...
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Health and Wellness Festival Vendor Registration - Postponed

Health and Wellness Festival Vendor Registration – Postponed

Hello friends, In order to help reduce the spread of the coronavirus, the DC Center is closed effective ...
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LGBTQ Health & Wellness Festival

UPDATE : DC LGBTQ Health and Wellness Festival

*** Hello friends, In order to help reduce the spread of the coronavirus, the DC Center is closed ...
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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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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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