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NYC Dept. of Health Holds WAD Red Ball

By Winnie McCroy | Monday Dec 1, 2014
On Monday, December 1, in commemoration of World AIDS Day, the New York City Department of Health will host The Red Ball, a reception at the OUT Hotel featuring performances by Ana Matronic, DJ Seth Ninja, DJ Sammy Jo, DJ Byrell and Symba.

New York Vows to End AIDS Epidemic by 2020

By Winnie McCroy | Wednesday Nov 26, 2014
On World AIDS Day, December 1, the New York City World AIDS Day Coalition will host a community launch of the Governor's Ending the Epidemic Campaign at Harlem's Apollo Theater.

Designers 'Fashion For Action' Benefits Housing Works

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Nov 18, 2014
On Thursday, November 20, fashion-forward folks will gather at the Rubin Museum of Art for "Fashion For Action," a fundraiser to benefit Housing Works.

Center Women's Event 17 Honors Activist Gloria Steinem

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Oct 30, 2014
In a celebration of activism and advocacy, The Center will honor iconic advocate and activist Gloria Steinem and New York State Assemblymember Deborah J. Glick at its 17th Annual Women's Event on Saturday, November 15.

Musical Review of the Roaring '20s Benefits UN Women

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Oct 24, 2014
This weekend, from Oct. 24-26 at New York's Moscow 57, Karen Nason and special guest Ellen Kaye will star in "Let's Misbehave! A Musical Review of the Roaring '20s and Beyond," to benefit UN Women.

International Women's Media Foundation Celebrates 25th Anniversary

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Oct 21, 2014
The International Women's Media Foundation (IWMF) will celebrate the 25th anniversary of honoring women journalists at the 2014 Courage in Journalism Awards on October 22 at Cipriani 42nd Street.

Gov. Cuomo Announces 'End of AIDS' Taskforce

By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Oct 21, 2014
On October 14, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced the creation of the End of AIDS Task Force to implement his bold plan to end new HIV infections in the Empire State by 2020.

Empire State Goes Purple for Domestic Violence Month

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Oct 17, 2014
New York turned the Empire State Building purple to raise awareness about National Domestic Violence Awareness Month.

GMHC Asks 'What Does PrEP Mean for Women?'

By Winnie McCroy | Friday Oct 10, 2014
On Tuesday, Oct. 14, GMHC will hold a community discussion on women and HIV titled, "PrEP Rally 4: What Does PrEP Mean for Women?" The event will discuss the impact of PrEP on women, and will discuss public policy work at the city and state level.

NYC Councilman Proposes Birth Certificate Modernization

By Winnie McCroy | Thursday Oct 9, 2014
New York applauds Councilmember Corey Johnson for removing surgery requirements for altering birth certificates of transgender residents in New York City.

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