AIDS Quilt Wilmington

Posted November 18th, 2020 in Events ,Important! ,News.

Join SEEDS of Healing and The Frank Harr Foundation to raise awareness and remembrance to those affected by HIV/AIDS for World AIDS Day 2020. We will host a virtual kickoff on November 29th from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm via Zoom: HERE You can view locally made panels memorializing family and friends lost to HIV/AIDS […]

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We’wha

Posted November 17th, 2020 in Uncategorized.

We’wha  1849 – 1896; age 47 By: Jak Rogers                  In honor of the current US holiday, Thanksgiving, I wanted to dedicate the next historical blog to a Native American individual. Something that has fascinated me for the longest time is the difference between Native American culture and […]

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Alan Turing

Posted September 30th, 2020 in LGBTQ+ History Blog ,News.

Alan Turing By: Jak Rogers DOB: June 23rd, 1912 – June 7th, 1954; age 41. The name Alan Turing is hopefully one already in your vocabulary, but if not please keep reading! Alan Turing was one of two boys born in England from the father of a member of the Indian Civil Service; he met his […]

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Streaming of RACE – The Power of an Illusion

Posted September 26th, 2020 in Important! ,News.

Hello all! The Frank Harr Foundation would like to invite you to a virtual screening of a powerful film titled Race – The Power of an Illusion. There is a quick synopsis below and if you would like you can find a snippet of the film at this link. Race is cultural not biological – […]

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Election Day Reminder!

Posted September 25th, 2020 in News.

Time is flying by as it is almost October already, which means that we are also closer to November 3rd! As we inch closer towards this date, make sure to check your specific polling place for information on times and dates that early voting opens up; this way you will have ample opportunities to make […]

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BLM Statement

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This statement comes from our board towards the Black Lives Matter movement. An updated more personal statement regarding current BLM issues will be uploaded shortly. In the meantime, we hope that this statement provides some clarity on where The Frank Harr Foundation stands.  

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Florence Nightingale

Posted September 16th, 2020 in LGBT history blog posts ,News.

By: Jak Rogers DOB: May 12th, 1820 – August 13th, 1910; age 90. Florence Nightingale is a name that should sound familiar and I guarantee that it is not because of her sexuality. Many would remember her pioneering in public health or her advancements in nursing that make the profession what it is today. Through […]

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