Grand Rapids Business Journal: LGBTQ community center hires first director

A nonprofit LGBTQ community center has hired its first director. Out On The Lakeshore, host of the Holland Pride Festival, has selected Jeffrey Sorensen for the role. Sorensen is responsible for day-to-day operations of the community center, along with increasing the nonprofit’s visibility, enhancing fundraising and creating a more consistent and active presence in the…

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#PutPatientsFirst

Today marks the end of the comment period on the new rules proposed by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) that will jeopardize the health and wellbeing of vulnerable populations such as the LGBTQ community. The proposed regulation focuses on Section 1557 of the Health Care Rights Law, a part of the Affordable…

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Survey for young cisgender LGB adults

Dear members of the LGB community, My name is Timothy Stahl and I would like to invite you to participate in my doctoral dissertation, a study of how the experiences of lesbian, gay, and bisexual cisgender emerging adults are related to their thinking and functioning. The study involves completing surveys one time. You are eligible…

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