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By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Dec 18, 2012
Lesbians are heading nonprofits, winning high public office and getting national media. Here are some outstanding examples of those who have succeeded in a (straight) man’s world.
By Verena Dobnik | Monday Nov 19, 2012
It took only hours for Superstorm Sandy’s surging waters to destroy an emergency drop-in center for homeless gay youths but social media outpouring helped raise money for a new, bigger Ali Forney Center.
Monday Oct 8, 2012
Joe Fiore & Dance:208 presented the 10th Annual Furball at the LGBT Community Center, with proceeds going to the Center. This beary-fun event rocked with 2 floors of dancing to DJs Corey Craig and Vito Fun.
By John Riley | Monday Jul 2, 2012
The DC Center, the District’s LGBT community center, was dealt a blow in its search for a permanent home after its proposal to rent a storefront space in the Frank D. Reeves Municipal Center, located at 2000 14th St. NW, was rejected.
Wednesday Jun 20, 2012
Are there any words more beautiful than truffle mac-n-cheese? If, for some silly reason (such as a diet), you missed this year’s Garden Party, here are the photos from the largest LGBT food festival in the States.
By Mark Thompson | Wednesday Jun 20, 2012
Get ready to salivate. Here’s what was served at the Center’s 29th Annual Garden Party: crab cake sliders, coconut cupcakes, mini croque monsieur, champignon crostini, tuna tartare with avocado mousse, pecan butterscotch bars, butter crunch and marzipan.
Tuesday Jun 12, 2012
Garden Party started in 1984 as a backyard barbeque in the Center’s garden. This year, more than 1,500 friends and supporters will flock to Hudson River Park’s Pier 46.
By Jason Prokowiew | Saturday Sep 10, 2011
More than 120 bicyclists are expected to participate in a three-day, 285 mile bike ride from Boston to New York City on Sept. 16-18 to raise money for the LGBT Community Center’s HIV/AIDS services.
By Michael K. Lavers | Wednesday Sep 22, 2010
NAACP President Benjamin Todd Jealous spoke at New York City’s LGBT Community Center on Wednesday, Sept. 22, about the importance of an upcoming march on Washington that seeks to spur lawmakers to tackle unemployment, education and social justice.
By Mark Thompson | Tuesday Jun 22, 2010
Here’s what we ate (and drank) in the first hour: strawberry crème tart, fried zucchini flower moo chu with pickled summer flower in rice crepe, green chile mac-and-cheese with tortilla crumbs, caramel crème sandwich, baked brie pops with strawberry coulis, mini cannoli cupcakes, drip bar iced coffee, pecan butterscotch bar, mac-and-cheese squares, maple buttercream banana cupcake, buttermilk gazpacho, rice balls, caramel buttercream chocolate cupcake, truffled robiola pizza-and two cryogenically chilled greyhounds.
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