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In Memoriam: Desmond Pruitt, founding member of Little Rock Black Pride

Desmond Pruitt, a founding board member of Little Rock Black Pride passed away on January 24, 2015. Desmond brought his expertise to the organization in 2007 and began working as the treasurer and later the chairman of the organization. Desmond received his bachelors degree from Philander Smith College in 2004 and graduated summa cum laude, he later received […]

Attorney General Holder statement on Supreme Court decision to hear same-sex marriage cases

Friday, Jan. 16, 2015 WASHINGTON — Attorney General Eric Holder released the following statement after the U.S. Supreme Court agreed to hear four cases on same-sex marriage equality: “After the Justice Department’s decision not to defend the constitutionality of Section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act, the Supreme Court sent a powerful message that […]

CDC releases HIV vital signs

From Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014 Today, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released its 2014 HIV Vital Signs, which includes: a Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR): Vital Signs: HIV Diagnosis, Care, and Treatment Among Persons Living with HIV – United States, 2011 and a fact […]

BU Network Young Brothers United Rights of Passage Ceremony from the 20th annual Memphis TN Black Pride celebration

This year the Brothers United Network received an award from the Board of Memphis Black Pride during their 20th year anniversary. During the ceremony, Brothers United Network inducted seven new Young Brothers United Memphis Core Group Members into our statewide initiative. This rights of passage activity included a variety of community stakeholders, advocates and entertainment […]

Job opportunity: Teach For America operations coordinators

In the summer of 2015, the new Teach For America corps members will come together across seventeen different sites for an intensive five to seven week training program called institute.  During this time, corps members prepare for their two-year commitment to teach in low-income communities and expand educational opportunities for students across the country. Teach […]

Jobs available at LGBT HealthLink

The LGBT Healthlink currently has the following open positions: Policy Expert Are you part sales, part policy wonk, and all about queer health? Then come put your public health work into practice by spreading LGBT wellness best practices across state departments of health and LGBT community centers. LGBT HealthLink is looking for a Policy Expert […]

Job Opening: Affirmations Executive Director (Ferndale, Mich.)

Affirmations  is currently looking for the organization’s next executive director.  An ideal candidate is a visionary leader with exceptional interpersonal and communications skills. S/he will enjoys developing organizational relationships and has the ability to foster an environment of teamwork and collaboration. Affirmations, metro Detroit’s LGBTQ Community Center, strives to create an atmosphere of safety and acceptance for all […]

National Minority AIDS Council (NMAC) marks World AIDS Day with Community Agenda for Health Literacy

From National Minority AIDS Council (NMAC) – Monday, Dec. 1, 2014 To mark World AIDS Day, the National Minority AIDS Council (NMAC) is pound to announce the release of its new report, Continuing the Advance against HIV/AIDS: A Community Driven Health Literacy and Wellness Agenda. The document, which was developed in large part through the discussions that occurred […]