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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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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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