The board president of the local LGBT chamber of commerce will be honored with a special award for his efforts to bring diversity and multicultural businesses to Philadelphia.
*The original version of this story stated the event would take place Feb. 16. It will be held Feb. 15.
Locals are invited to participate in a James Bond-inspired event to play casino games and support a nonprofit organization.
With a 41-33 victory over the New England Patriots in Super Bowl LII, the Philadelphia Eagles weren’t the only ones celebrating. A local LGBT business had a friendly wager with an establishment in Boston pending the game’s outcome.
Pennsylvania state Rep. Jesse W. Topper last week voiced continued support for his controversial bill that would block state dollars from funding a wide variety of trans services in health-care plans.