HRC president will step down →
Joe Solmonese, the president of the major gay rights nonprofit Human Rights Campaign, has announced he will step down from his job when his contract ends in March 2012. Co-chairs of the organization’s board of directors and foundation board said Solmonese will still be involved in the organization, at the very least until a suitable replacement is found. A search committee is in the works. ...
AFA official wants to re-criminalize homosexuality →
A spokesperson for the American Family Association, Bryan Fischer, has called on each of the United States to make homosexuality illegal again. The last anti-sodomy laws were overturned in 2003 in Lawrence v. Texas. The AFA called this ruling “tyranny.” “By the time of the founding until the late 20th Century,” Fischer said Monday, “homosexual activity was a felony offense in the United...
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JOB OPENING: Associate Director of Federal Club;... →
take a lead management role in the Federal Club program to mentor, direct and support HRC’s volunteer leaders to successfully achieve annual Federal Club fundraising goals. This person will work in conjunction with the other FC staff to manage and assist FC Co-Chairs and Board of Governors affiliated with the 31 Federal Clubs throughout the country.
Superintendent Hunter: Allow my transgender son to... →
SIGN THE PETITION THAT ACCOMPANIES THE ARTICLE ABOUT THE 7 YEAR OLD TRANSGENDER BOY BEING FORCED TO USE THE FEMALE RESTROOMS WHEN THERE ARE BOYS RESTROOMS AND UNISEX RESTROOMS AVAILABLE! WHY THIS IS IMPORTANT (Taken from the petition itself) All students— regardless of age, race, ethnicity, ability, size, religious affiliation, sexual orientation, and gender identity— have to use the bathroom....
Teen Taunted With Antigay Slurs, Attacked And... →
I am absolutely disgusted with the world! How could you live with yourself knowing you did something like this?! Gay people have the same rights straight people do, like it or not! He was just a kid and you took his life away because of your own selfish beliefs!
JOB OPENING: Attorney; Lambda Legal; Nationwide →
Lambda Legal always welcomes resumes from experienced attorneys who are interested in employment in any of our offices nationwide. Please send resumes to Hayley Gorenberg, Deputy Legal Director, 120 Wall Street, Suite 1500, New York, NY 10005.
JOB OPENING: Program Officer for Global LGBT... →
developing, monitoring and coordinating grantmaking activities for the Arcus Foundation’s Social Justice Portfolio. The goal of this global and domestic portfolio is to advance and bridge efforts that develop and support capacity development of key grantee partners, organizing, advocacy and policy development, research, coalition building, and public education.
JOB OPENING: Vice President of Communications; The... →
Reporting to the CEO, the Vice President of Communications will be responsible for developing and implementing a dynamic global communications framework which will proactively advance the interests of the Arcus Foundation’s policy and programmatic agenda. In keeping with this new global framework, the Vice President will be a person who has a depth of understanding of the rapidly changing means...
JOB OPENING:Executive Director; Queens Pride... →
responsible for managing programs and services as well as staff and volunteers; s/he will share responsibility with the board of directors and volunteers for fundraising and will have primary responsibility for grant-writing. Experience managing and supervising staff and a proven track record of fundraising and grant-writing required. Experience in the following areas is desirable: provision of...
JOB OPENING:Community Health Specialist – Youth... →
implementation of community health and youth programming, including outreach and staffing for GMHC’s Youth Center, content development for program Website, drop-in/afterschool activities, workshops, referrals, and representing GMHC at external meetings when necessary. Responsibilities will include assisting in the coordination and implementation of HIV prevention-related interventions and...
JOB OPENING: Field Assistant; Human Rights... →
all administrative duties including booking travel, scheduling meetings and appointments, managing department meetings, reporting expenses and completing check request; (for full description see page)
JOB OPENING:Volunteer Coordinator; Equality Maine;... →
identify new volunteer and intern opportunities; develop and execute recruitment strategies; schedule and manage volunteers and interns; and handle the day-to-day operations of the Volunteer Program. The ideal candidate has great interpersonal skills, a strong work ethic, is well-organized, has a good sense of humor, and enjoys working with others in a team.
JOB OPENING: Director of Development; Gay and... →
Our organization’s first Director of Development will work to ensure success of our soon-to-be-launched capital campaign to fund a new campus for The Center by achieving a $4 million goal. The Director will also work immediately to create a strategy to raise annual giving and endowment funds, create a planned giving program, and to advocate the cause to local, state and national funders.
JOB OPENING: Operations Assistant; GLSEN; New... →
The Operations Assistant’s primary responsibility is supporting the functions of the Operations Department and the Senior Director of Operations and Finance.
JOB OPENING:Security Guard; L.A. Gay & Lesbian... →
Insure that the grounds and facilities are safe and secure for staff and clients. Patrol the grounds and parking lot at regular intervals. Escort unruly people off the property and call for police assistance when needed and appropriate. Monitor security systems, panic buttons and fire alarm systems. Ensure proper closing and securing of the facility and the surrounding grounds.
JOB OPENING: Program Officer, LGBTI Rights... →
Support strategic efforts that seek to end human rights violations against LGBTI people and that advance non-discrimination protections ensuring that LGBTI people have access to the full range of human rights guarantees and protections; Strengthen local grassroots LGBTI rights movements that work to carryout advocacy campaigns that advance recognition of LGBTI rights and positively shift public...
JOB OPENING:Executive Director; Ogden OUTreach... →
responsible for organizing, directing and supervising the complete operation of OUTreach Resource Center (ORC). The Director will maintain professional relationships with clientele, staff and other community agencies and organizations and foster partnerships which support sexual minorities. The Director will champion the rights of the LGBTQ community in Northern Utah. The Director will take an...
JOB OPENING:Clinic Liaison; L.A. Gay & Lesbian... →
Adhere to and assist in the implementation of all Business Office procedures. Rotate on a monthly basis to all departmental stations including Front Desk, Medical Records, and Phones. Greet clients at the reception area and during telephone conversations to ensure a welcoming, pleasant and professional response to all clients and interoffice relations. Front desk reception, including patient...
JOB OPENING:Outreach Specialist; L.A. Gay &... →
Plan and execute outreach efforts throughout L.A. County including the San Fernando Valley. Conduct outreach and interface with clients via social networking sites. Assist in the development of outreach standards and best-practices. Assist with volunteer trainings…
JOB OPENING:Director, LGBTQ Center; University of... →
Coordinate and direct university-wide services and programs for the LGBTQ community. Assume direct responsibility for the LGBTQ Center and the development of the Center’s programs, policies and practices. Independently analyze campus-wide needs and ensure that the LGBTQ Center’s programmatic focus responds to those needs. Develop new strategies for addressing LGBTQ issues for the campus...
JOB OPENING: Director, Human Resources;... →
Responsibilities include those related to the HR function such as life-cycle recruitment, benefits administration, performance management, employee training and development and Payroll. This role is crucial to ensure smooth administrative operations as the HR team affects all areas of the organization through the professional and accurate execution of duties. The Director of Human Resources will...
JOB OPENING: Database Administrator,... →
maintaining and managing the databases utilized by ALC staff and participants and includes troubleshooting problems, managing data flow and analyzing data. Enables staff to better recruit and engage participants for ALC, bringing in revenue for the Los Angeles Gay & Lesbian Center and the San Francisco AIDS Foundation to fund programs and services. This is a shared position between the Los...
JOB OPENING: Health Planner; San Diego LGBT... →
Duties include: gathering and analyzing information to inform the Planning Council process, conducting community outreach, education and group facilitation to encourage increased involvement in the process; developing service descriptions, performance indicators and outcomes; coordinating logistical support for meetings of the HIV Planning Council and its committees and task forces, including...
JOB OPENING: Public Education & Outreach... →
assure the smooth operation, support, function and management of both programmatic and administrative aspects of the Public Education and Outreach Division. The incumbent is often called upon to lend administrative and/or programmatic support in each of the four major project areas of the Foundation including Religion and Faith, Workplace, Family and Youth and Campus Outreach. The Public...
JOB OPENING: Senior Administrative Associate; Out... →
Supporting the Deputy Director in managing calendar, travel and expense/invoice processing needs as requested. Organizing and maintaining an efficient filing system for the Deputy Director’s office, including subject, index and/or cross-referenced files. Contact management (experience with Raiser’s Edge a plus), including research, data maintenance and reporting. Composing routine correspondence…
JOB OPENING: Executive Director; Sacramento Gay &... →
serve as the public persona of the special character of our organization and oversee the successful operation of all programs, events and initiatives of the Center.
JOB OPENING: Regional Field Organizer; Human... →
work with a Regional Field Director to execute HRC’s field organizing activities in a region, including maintaining and expanding HRC’s ability to mobilize grassroots advocacy on behalf of federal and state lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender legislative priorities, and designing and implementing grassroots electoral and campaign strategies in support of federal candidates, state candidates...
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Sex Change Surgery, Expenses Are Tax Deductible,...
BOSTON — The U.S. Tax Court ruled Tuesday that a Massachusetts woman should be allowed to deduct the costs of her sex-change operation, a decision that could have broad implications for transgender people. Read More