The Human Rights Campaign is gearing up for one of its biggest events of the year. The 22nd-annual dinner gala will be held 5-10 p.m. Feb. 24 at Philadelphia Marriott Downtown, 1201 Market St. The event also will feature dinner, dancing, a silent auction and speakers.
An LGBT-friendly senior apartment complex received a heartfelt donation Wednesday from a local city club.
The senior vice president of the National LGBT Chamber of Commerce (NGLCC) participated in a panel discussion Wednesday at the Philadelphia Convention & Visitors Bureau’s annual diversity luncheon.
BBWC cofounders will lead lecture at Bryn Mawr College
The co-founders of the Black & Brown Workers Cooperative, a social-justice organization, will lead a lecture at Bryn Mawr College.
The Philadelphia Flyers honored two LGBT advocates at a recent game for their dedication and advocacy work in the community.
Oral arguments are tentatively scheduled for April in the case of “Jane Doe,” a trans woman who says New Jersey officials are violating her civil rights by refusing to issue a gender-accurate birth certificate unless she undergoes surgery.
In an effort to highlight experiences of queer people of color and integrate racial justice into the LGBT movement, the LGBT Center of Central PA will host a panel discussion Feb. 20.
Bobbie E. Burnett, a trans woman who filed a groundbreaking lawsuit against the city in 2009, died Feb. 3 due to complications from a tractor accident. She was 61 and lived in Martinsville, Va.