Posted October 19th, 2020 in Uncategorized.
Support SAGE Wilmington Cape Fear Coast team for the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s®, the world’s largest event to raise awareness and funds for Alzheimer’s care, support and research. To register to join our team please click HERE.
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A few updated reasons to get out and vote! As election day draws closer and closer make sure you set out a specific time to make your voice heard. Early voting is already open if not in all, most, states now so please be aware of these dates too! It may be more convenient for […]
Posted October 10th, 2020 in Events ,Uncategorized.
SAGE Night Out!!! FHF and SAGE Wilmington of the Cape Fear Coast are excited about our social gatherings for gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender adults age 50 and older (and their allies). SAGE Night Out, now meets virtually via Zoom every third Wednesday, 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm. Grab your favorite beverage, click on the […]
Posted October 6th, 2020 in Important! ,News.
By John Smist | October 5, 2020 at 10:48 PM EDT – Updated October 5 at 11:38 PM WILMINGTON, N.C. (WECT) – Two of the Supreme Court’s conservative justices targeted the historic 2015 gay marriage ruling on Monday. The nation’s highest court rejected an appeal by Kim Davis, a former county clerk in Kentucky, who refused […]
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 […]
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 – […]
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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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.
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 […]
Posted September 6th, 2020 in LGBTQ+ History Blog ,News.
By: Jak Rogers DOB: December 24th, 1920 – March 24th, 2014; age 93. DeLarverie was born in New Orleans, LA to an African American mother and a white father. Due to the degree of racism in the United States during this time, Stormé was never issued a birth certificate. Therefore, she chose her own […]