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What You Need To Know Before You Meet Your Grindr Date

HuffingtonPost.com | Anna Almendrala | Posted 06.13.2014 | Healthy Living

Smartphone social apps like Grindr, Scruff and Recon are associated with a greater risk for STIs like gonorrhea and chlamydia among gay and bisexual m...

AIDS/LifeCycle Gives Back

David Duran | Posted 08.04.2014 | Gay Voices
David Duran

Bradley has been fundraising via ALC for over a decade and each year, raising more and more. The money from the few hours each year goes to support all extracurricular activities for the school in Bradley, which is Kindergarten through eighth grade.

Everyone Has a Story, Equally as Important

David Duran | Posted 08.03.2014 | Gay Voices
David Duran

AIDS/LifeCycle is a combination of many people, each who have their own reason and story, equally as important as the other. This year, over $15 million dollars were raised, breaking last year's record.

How the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center Saved My Life

Fabian Quezada | Posted 02.19.2014 | Gay Voices
Fabian Quezada

I was homeless and HIV-positive. I got on a bus and headed to Los Angeles, where I met another man. I soon got introduced to crystal meth. My boyfriend became emotionally and physically abusive, and it felt as if it was all coming to a head.

LA High Schools Are About To Get Awesomely Schooled In LGBT History

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rudolph | Posted 10.02.2013 | Gay Voices

The Los Angeles Gay & Lesbian Center is looking to bring lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) history into the classroom, as the Center's Pro...

EXCLUSIVE: Watch Gay Soccer Star Robbie Rogers Speaks Out

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rudolph | Posted 06.18.2013 | Gay Voices

Gay soccer star Robbie Rogers paid a visit to the LA Gay and Lesbian Center, where he met with gay youth (some who are out athletes themselves) and sp...

"Deathtrap" Will Surprise You

Posted 04.02.2012 | Arts

"Deathtrap," Ira Levin's Tony award-nominated play-within-a-play begins with Sidney Bruhl, a past-his-prime playwright hungry to craft the perfect thr...

The Term 'Role Model' Makes Neil Patrick Harris 'Cringe'

Posted 11.19.2011 | Gay Voices

Bright, charming, charismatic, and out of the closet -- what better characteristics for a gay role model? While Neil Patrick Harris might possess ...

Turning 40 Never Felt So Good... Or Did So Much Good!

Lorri L. Jean | Posted 01.19.2012 | Gay Voices
Lorri L. Jean

What was begun by a handful of volunteers with $35 in the bank has become a life-changing, life-saving institution that is making a difference to thousands of people every week and inspiring many more around the globe.

L.A. Gay And Lesbian Center Shares Photos From 40-Year History, Prepares For 40th Anniversary Gala

Posted 01.01.2012 | Gay Voices

Since 1971 the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center has been building the health, advocating for the rights and enriching the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual and...

Bohnett Foundation's Fleming Named to New White House Council on Community Solutions

Karen Ocamb | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Karen Ocamb

Michael Fleming, Executive Director of the David Bohnett Foundation, has been named to a new White House Council for Community Solutions. In a press r...

Prop 8 Trial Advisory: Watch at LA City Hall, LA Gay and Lesbian Center, C-SPAN, Online

Karen Ocamb | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Karen Ocamb

It could all end Monday. All the angst, all the rage and heartbreak - the second class citizenship made official by California voters who stripped sam...

UNITE HERE Local 11 to Picket LA Gay and Lesbian Center Gala

Karen Ocamb | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Karen Ocamb

The L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center's 39th Anniversary Gala on Saturday, Nov. 13 would ordinarily be a glee-full event, with Glee TV stars Jane Lynch an...

Creating Community in LA: Email/Internet Access

Michael Sigman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Michael Sigman

Chrysalis -- a local non-profit whose mission is to help the poor and the homeless find and hold jobs -- links thousands of our neighbors who can't afford access to the Net.

Tipper Gore Comes Out Against Prop 8

Karen Ocamb | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Karen Ocamb

Tipper Gore... announced her opposition to Proposition 8 Saturday night during the L.A. Gay and Lesbian Center's 37th Anniversary gala in Los Angeles.