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30 Mar, 2017, 15:06 ET Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee And NFL Encourage Local And Diverse Business Owners To Apply For Business Connect Program Before April 1 Deadline

The Minnesota Super Bowl Host Committee (MNSBHC) and the National Football League are encouraging local and diverse business owners to register for...


30 Mar, 2017, 14:14 ET Family Research Council Statement on Passage of HB2 Compromise in North Carolina Legislature

Family Research Council President Tony Perkins released the following statement after passage of House Bill 142: "While this measure does not...


30 Mar, 2017, 06:10 ET Five Nonprofits Receive National Award for Driving Positive Change in Underserved Communities from The Atlantic and Allstate

At a social innovation summit in the nation's capital today, The Atlantic and Allstate will honor five nonprofits with Renewal Awards for their...


30 Mar, 2017, 06:00 ET Los Angeles LGBT Center Partners with City of West Hollywood to Take Bold HIV Prevention, PrEP Campaign to the Streets--Literally

The non-profit organization and the city that were among the earliest leaders in the fight against HIV are joining forces to empower those at...


29 Mar, 2017, 16:30 ET 21 Sutter Health Affiliates Honored as Leaders in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality

Twenty-one affiliates within Sutter Health's not-for-profit network earned recognition as a "Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality" by the Human...


29 Mar, 2017, 15:48 ET Equitas Health Named Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality for Second Year in a Row by Human Rights Campaign Foundation

Equitas Health has been recognized as a "Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equality" by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation, the educational arm of...


29 Mar, 2017, 10:35 ET Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Named Leader in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation

For the third year in a row, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) has been recognized as an LGBTQ Healthcare Equality Leader by the Human...


29 Mar, 2017, 09:35 ET Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital recognized as "Leaders in LGBTQ Healthcare Equality" by Human Rights Campaign Foundation

Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital have been recognized by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC)...


29 Mar, 2017, 09:00 ET Twitter Partners with GLAAD to Live Stream Red Carpet at the 28th Annual GLAAD Media Awards

Twitter and GLAAD announced today that they will partner to live stream the GLAAD Media Awards red carpet on April 1 (5:30 - 7pm PST) in Los...


29 Mar, 2017, 08:40 ET Platinum-Selling Singer/Songwriter Bebe Rexha to Perform as Miami Beach Gay Pride Festival Headliner & iHeartRadio Host Elvis Duran's VIP Guest

Singing sensation Bebe Rexha will take to the stage at Miami Beach Gay Pride as headline performer for the Pride Festival, announced Mark...


28 Mar, 2017, 08:40 ET Miami Beach Gay Pride to Honor Four Individuals as Marshals

For the first time in its history, Miami Beach Gay Pride will honor four individuals who have made significant contributions to the LGBTQ...


22 Mar, 2017, 15:47 ET Vibra Hospital of Western Massachusetts Nurses Ratify Contract with New Workplace Violence, Anti-Discrimination Protections

The approximately 80 registered nurses of Vibra Hospital of Western Massachusetts, represented by the Massachusetts Nurses Association (MNA), voted...


22 Mar, 2017, 13:33 ET Davler Media Group Acquires Iconic LGBTQ Publication Metrosource

Davler Media Group (DMG), the integrated marketing and content company behind a rich portfolio of print, events and online media targeting New...


22 Mar, 2017, 09:10 ET Community-Driven, Community-Funded Effort To Re-Design SF's Harvey Milk Plaza As LGBT, Civil Rights Memorial

When San Francisco Supervisor Harvey Milk took his bullhorn and rallied crowds at the intersection of Market and Castro Streets in San Francisco,...


22 Mar, 2017, 08:00 ET Frankly Partners with OUTtv to Support and Manage Video OTT Streaming Subscription Service, OUTtvGo

New Customer Demonstrates Frankly's Expansion from its Core TV Broadcasting to the Digital Media Vertical Frankly Inc. (TSX VENTURE: TLK)...


20 Mar, 2017, 17:09 ET Open Society Foundations Announces 2017 Soros Equality Fellows

The Open Society Foundations is pleased to announce the recipients of the Soros Equality Fellowship, a new initiative to help emerging mid-career...


17 Mar, 2017, 13:18 ET Equitas Health Commemorates the 30th Anniversary of First Treatment for AIDS - AZT

In recognition of the 30th anniversary of the first AIDS drug – AZT, Equitas Health looks at the impact of AZT, the current state of HIV, and hopes...


15 Mar, 2017, 16:53 ET Born This Way: Stories of Transgender Kids

Kids in the House presents a livestream special on 'Born This Way: Stories of Transgender Kids, an hour of medical professionals, transgender...


15 Mar, 2017, 06:00 ET Rudy's Launches New Collection of Unisex Hair and Body Products, Starting with Iconic 1-2-3 Showering System

Rudy's, the Seattle-based brand responsible for reigniting the modern barbershop trend, announces a major rollout of unisex, Rudy's-branded product...


14 Mar, 2017, 14:43 ET 95% of Faith Driven Consumers less likely to see BEAUTY AND THE BEAST due to gay moment in film

Faith Driven Consumer™ (FDC)—representing 41 million Americans who spend $2 trillion annually—has earned wide recognition for its groundbreaking...