HRC has a national vision and a national scope. It is one of the only organizations working to equalize the LGBT rights across the nation, and most recently across borders. But it gets vital support on the local level.
San Diego artist Clarione Gutierrez has a seemingly inherent knack for the visual arts, part of which he jokingly attributes to a trip to the renowned San Diego Zoo. But his versatility transcends the title of “artist,” as his talent is as engaging live as it is in a studio.
The president of the San Diego Women’s Chorus isn’t joking when she says the group has a BIG show coming up. The SDWC will perform alongside the Indigo Girls, and they plan to raise money for a great cause: the Lesbian Health Initiative Fund of the San Diego Human Dignity Foundation.
Doubling as president of SDSU’s Queer Student Union and a board member of Lambda Archives, Thomas Negron Jr. stays involved around the clock with his passion projects. SDGLN speaks with him about his community involvement, on campus and off.
On Saturday, March 29, Bears San Diego will present the “Mr. Bear San Diego 2014” contest, during which last year’s winner will hand the title over to the winner. The contest takes place at The Hole, and is emceed by Empress Roxy Bleau.
Volunteering seems to come naturally to Cheli. As the former resources director for San Diego’s LGBT Pride, she organized the recruitment and placement of some 1,000 volunteers annually, driven by the desire to promote awareness and encouragement throughout the community.
As coordinator for SDSU's new LGBT Pride Center, C. Anthony Keen helps to enrich, sustain and support an all-inclusive gathering space for persons of all sexual and gender identities as well as their allies.