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California passes new bill to support LGBTQ Seniors

From Logo by Samantha Manzella California Gov. Jerry Brown has signed a new bill into law that will support the inclusion of LGBTQ seniors in state-administered programs and services for the elderly. AB 2719, authored by Assemblymember Jacqui Irwin and co-sponsored by SAGE and Equality California, adds sexual orientation, gender identity, and gender expression to the definition of […]

Amazon is saying ‘no gays, no way’ to states without LGBTQ protections, report says

By Craig Jarvis for Raleigh News & Observer The Washington Post reported Friday that Amazon has decided to limit its criteria for choosing a second headquarters to states that have laws in place to protect gay and transgender people. The Post attributed the decision to two unnamed sources. The Post also reported that Amazon representatives […]

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 […]