Topics :: charity

Susan Blackwell Hosts "Volleygirls" Benefit for It Gets Better

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Jul 24, 2014
On July 30 at New York's supper club and cabaret 54 Below, Susan Blackwell hosts the "Volleygirls" fundraiser for the It Gets Better Project.

Mary Lambert Performs at R Baby Fundraiser at Hammerstein

By Winnie McCroy | Monday Jul 21, 2014
On July 23 at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City, Mary Lambert and others will perform to raise funds at R Baby Foundation's Rockin' to Save Babies Lives benefit concert.

Miracle House Closes After 24 Years

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Jul 11, 2014
After 24 years, the health care charity Miracle House has announced they will shutter operations after one final fundraising drive for closing costs.

God’s Love We Deliver Launches "1,000 Tiles for Love"

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Jul 8, 2014
As part of the renovation and expansion of their SoHo home at the Michael Kors Building, God’s Love We Deliver has announced the charity event "1,000 Tiles for Love."

Building Houses for HIV Orphans in Malawi: Part 2

By Shane Werle | Tuesday May 27, 2014
Volunteer Shane Werle traveled to Malawi in Africa, to build brick homes for some of the country’s many children orphaned due to HIV. Here’s the second part of his three-part tale.

Boston AIDS Walk Founder Liz Page Celebrates 20th Anniversary

By Antoinette Weil | Monday May 19, 2014
For nearly 30 years, Liz Page has helped the Boston AIDS Walk and Run go smoothly. This savvy businesswoman is also celebrating the 20th anniversary of Liz Page Associates.

Nonprofits Gear Up for Give OUT Day

By Khaled Sayed | Sunday May 11, 2014
Community nonprofits looking to raise funds will be participating in the second annual Give OUT Day next week, and local LGBT organizations are among those taking part in the nationwide effort.

Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Speak Out About HIV’s 30/30 Project

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Apr 24, 2014
Singers Macklemore & Ryan Lewis are putting their fame to good use, speaking out about the 30/30 Project, which aims to create worldwide healthcare facilities in communities impacted by HIV/AIDS.

Christian Charity? Religious Right Reacts to World Vision’s LGBT Inclusive Policy

By Jason St. Amand | Tuesday Mar 25, 2014
Christian relief agency group World Vision announced this week their policy change to allow the hire of Christian married same-sex couples. Unsurprisingly, the announcement sparked outrage from anti-gay activists.

Rough Start for New San Jose AIDS Walk Event

By Heather Cassell | Friday Feb 28, 2014
An attempt to revive San Jose’s Walk for AIDS under a new name, AIDS Walk San Jose, is off to a rough start after a chaotic fundraising event that saw the departure of the principal organizer and the remaining ones getting a lesson in damage control.