||Director of Ruth Ellis Center Needed
This article shared 4917 times since Thu May 1, 2003
The Ruth Ellis Center, an emerging organization located in Detroit, Mich., seeks a dynamic, well-organized leader to serve as its first Executive Director. The mission of the Ruth Ellis Center ('REC') is to provide residential safe space and support services to runaway, homeless and at-risk gay, lesbian, bi-attractional, transgender and questioning youth in Detroit and Southeastern Michigan. The Center was incorporated as a Michigan non-profit corporation in 1999 and received 501 c (3) tax-exempt status in 2001. Dedicated to the service of glbtq teens and young adults who are facing the challenges of life on Detroit-area streets, they pursue our mission through three major programs: Drop-in Center and Street Outreach Program; Host Home Program; Temporary Living Program.
Direct cover letters, resumes and all other inquires to John M. Allen, Board Co-chair by May 16, 2003 as follows: By mail @ 407 E. Fort #400, Detroit, Michigan 48226; By e-mail @ firstname.lastname@example.org; By fax @ 313-962-0581
This article shared 4917 times since Thu May 1, 2003
| ARTICLES YOU MIGHT LIKE|
|Human Rights Campaign celebrates 50-year Anniversary of Title IX|
-- From a press release - WASHINGTON The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) issued a press release recognizing the 50-year anniversary of Title IX. HRC Interim President Joni Madison said in a statement: "Title IX has had a transformative impact on our ...
|HRC report: Wage for LGBTQ+ women is 79 cents to the average man's dollar|
-- From a press release - WASHINGTON - Today, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation, the educational arm of the nation's largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ+) civil rights organization, released new data outlining ...
|Stonewall National Monument Visitor Center to open, reuniting historic Stonewall Inn |
-- From a press release - New York, NY, June 21, 2022 — Pride Live, a social advocacy and community engagement organization for the LGBTQ+ community, today announced plans to open the Stonewall National Monument Visitor Center (SNMVC). Set to be the ...
|NATIONAL Sec. of state; Palm Center; judicial nominees; Detroit bar|
Secretary of State Antony Blinken held a roundtable with six LGBTQI reporters at the State Department, according to The Washington Blade. It was the first time a secretary of state sat down with a group of ...
|Chicago LGBT Hall of Fame named beneficiary of Chicago Black Pride event|
-- From a press release - The Chicago LGBT Hall of Fame announced that it will be the beneficiary of the Black Pride Event being produced by Chicago Urban Pride, Executive Sweet Old School Production and Chef Tarrina at Rainbow Beach (3111 ...
|Biden's historic executive order strengthens protections for the 2M LGBT youth in U.S.|
-- From a press release - Today, President Biden signed an executive order that includes actions to protect LGBTQI+ youth from conversion therapy, expand LGBTQI+ access to comprehensive health care, support LGBTQI+ youth in schools, end ...
|New report looks at LGBTQ+ restaurant workers and job risks they face|
-- From a press release - Today, One Fair Wage, a national nonprofit representing tipped subminimum wage restaurant workers, released a new report on the harsh realities of being a LGBTQ+ restaurant worker. The report shows that the subminimum wage encourages rampant ...
|TPAN to host Closing Ceremony for Ride For Life Chicago June 19|
-- From a press release - Chicago, IL—TPAN will host the Closing Ceremony of the Ride For Life Chicago on Sunday, June 19 at Foster Beach from noon-5pm. Cyclists will complete their 200-, 100-, and 50-mile rides to converge at the beach ...
|Lambda Legal names Jennifer Pizer as chief legal officer|
Lambda Legal announced Jennifer C. Pizer, senior counsel and director of strategic initiatives, as acting chief legal officer upon the departure of Sharon McGowan, who officially leaves the position June 15, a press release noted. "Lambda ...
|DCFS enhances training for foster parents, staff; expands resources, housing options for LGBTQI+ youth|
-- From a press release - Illinois DCFS enhances training for foster parents and staff, expands resources and housing options to support LGBTQI+ youth in care during Pride Month CHICAGO — June is Pride Month and the Illinois Department of Children and ...
|PASSAGES Transgender icon Mama Gloria dies at 76|
-- From a press release - Chicago transgender icon and activist Gloria Allen, who founded and ran a charm school for homeless trans youth and was the subject of the award-winning documentary "Mama Gloria" and the critically acclaimed play "Charm," has died ...
|NATIONAL Marriage poll, Family Equality event, podcast, NYC Pride|
GLAAD responded to a Gallup poll showing 71% of Americans support marriage equality—another record high for the poll conducted each year since the landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision legalizing marriage for LGBTQ people nationwide. In a ...
|Texas court issues emergency stop to Gov. Abbott's anti-trans youth directive|
-- From a press release - AUSTIN, Texas The Travis County District Court granted a temporary restraining order on Friday to block the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS) from investigating PFLAG families ...
|300K youth in the U.S. identify as transgender|
-- From a press release - New estimates show 300,000 youth ages 13-17 identify as transgender in the US About 1.3 million adults—0.5% of the adult US population—identify as transgender Approximately 1.6 million people ages 13 ...
|Molson Coors hosts return to Tap Into Change program|
Molson Coors recently marked the return of its Tap Into Change Programin which proceeds of sales from Molson Coors products at select locations are donated to local LGBTQ+ non-profit organizationsby hosting a kickoff event at the ...