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Columbia University Donates $1M for Mental Health for DV Victims

| By Winnie McCroy | Tuesday Nov 25, 2014
Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) announced a $1 million donation from the Chapman Perelman Foundation in support of a new program that will provide mental health services to victims of domestic violence.

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Volunteer on Thanksgiving With God's Love We Deliver

| By Winnie McCroy | Nov 24
This year, God's Love will work with over 900 volunteers to cook and deliver more than 3,000 special holiday feasts. And they are currently seeking volunteers to deliver meals on Thanksgiving morning, November 27.

Ex-Gay Calls on HRC to Pay for Co-Founder's Conversion Therapy

| By EDGE | Nov 23
Conversion therapist and ex-gay advocate Christopher Doyle may be looking to make a buck as he demands that HRC pay for reparative therapy in the wake of his arrest on sex abuse charges involving a minor.

City's 'Ugly" Christmas Tree Prompts Public Outcry

| Nov 23
A Christmas tree that might make Charlie Brown think twice is getting kicked to the curb a little early after residents of a Pennsylvania town complained it was too ugly.

Mike Nichols, Crafter of Films, Plays, Dies at 83

| By Shelley Acoca | Nov 20
Mike Nichols, the director of matchless versatility who brought fierce wit, caustic social commentary and wicked absurdity to such film, TV and stage hits as "The Graduate," "Angels in America" and "Monty Python's Spamalot," has died. He was 83.

Designers 'Fashion For Action' Benefits Housing Works

| By Winnie McCroy | Nov 18
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.

Former Pier Dance Space to Become Futuristic Park, Performance Space

| By EDGE | Nov 17
The pier that formerly served as the stage for Whitney, Janet and J Lo during NYC's annual Pier Dance is about to get a drastic makeover.

Center Women's Event 17 Honors Activist Gloria Steinem

| By Winnie McCroy | Oct 30
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.

ACT Up Demands Cuomo Support Ebola-Stricken Nations

| By EDGE | Oct 30
Thursday, October 30, at 5PM (EST), The AIDS activist group ACT UP (AIDS Coalition to Unleash Power) will rally and march from Bellevue Hospital to the governor's office to demand that Gov. Cuomo and Christie stop promoting panic-based health polices.

GMHC Cuts Ribbon on New HIV-Specialized Duane Reade

| By Winnie McCroy | Oct 27
Gay Men's Health Crisis (GMHC) and Walgreens today announced a strategic collaboration to bring a HIV-specialized Duane Reade pharmacy to GMHC's David Geffen Center for HIV Prevention and Health Education on 29th Street in New York City.

Musical Review of the Roaring '20s Benefits UN Women

| By Winnie McCroy | Oct 24
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.

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