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Gilda’s Club Madison 10th Annual Gilda’s Run

Type: * Fundraiser * Social * Sports This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Growing by leaps and bounds, our annual Run/Walk has been described by attendees as the “best fun run in the area.” Not only is Middleton’s Pheasant Branch Trail a gorgeous route – the…

Freedom Inc. Health Day Celebration

Type: * Festival * Sports * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community On September 16 Freedom, Inc. will be holding its annual Health Day celebration at Reindahl Park (1818 Portage Rd.). They invite everyone to join them for a 5K…

Wisconsin Transgender Health Coalition Summer Meeting

Type: * Activism * Informational * Networking This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community A gathering of community members building the local movement for transgender health. All are welcome, newly interested members are encouraged to attend. Come be…

Gilda’s Club Madison 8th Annual Backyard BBQ

Type: * Fundraiser * Social This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community The Backyard BBQ is held in the backyard of the clubhouse, includes live music and focuses on raising funds for Gilda’s Club family programming. Enjoy the company of good friends, a relaxed atmosphere and a…

Wisconsin LGBTQ Summit

Type: * Informational * Networking This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community The 2017 Summit will be focused on building a more skilled and connected network of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer (LGBTQ), and allied individuals who are…

LGBTQ Health: The Provider’s Perspective

Type: * Informational * Networking This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Join PRIDE in Healthcare for a panel discussion on February 28. Hear from a diverse group of Madison area health professionals about what it’s like to…

HIV: Does Anyone Still Talk About it?

Type: Informational This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community HIV: Does Anyone Still Talk About it? Confronting the Challenge: Care, Compassion, Community FREE public event sponsored by UW Health 5:30 – 6:10 pm Refreshments* 6:10 – 6:25 pm Welcome and performance by…

Wisconsin Transgender Health Coalition Fall Meeting

Type: * Informational * Networking * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community 10AM – 2PM | SATURDAY OCT. 15 ARBORETUM CO-HOUSING 1137 ERIN ST, MADISON, WI 53715 A gathering of community members building the local movement…

Java Jive 2016 – 21st Annual coffee tasting event to benefit the Rape Crisis Center

Type: * Fundraiser * Performance * Social This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Java Jive, Madison’s most relaxed fundraiser, is the Rape Crisis Center’s signature fundraising event of the year, featuring a coffee tasting, breakfast, live jazz, silent auction, and raffle with prizes donated by local…

Taye Diggs Named AIDS Walk Wisconsin Honorary Chair

MILWAUKEE… Award-winning Broadway, television and film star Taye Diggs will be the Honorary Chair of the 27th annual AIDS Walk Wisconsin & 5K Run. The event will take place on Saturday, October 1st at the Summerfest Grounds in Milwaukee. “Twenty years ago I was proud to be an original member…

Lectures at Gilda’s Club: Resiliency: Helping You to Thrive in Challenging Times

Type: * Lecture * Informational This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Lectures at Gilda’s Club: Resiliency: Helping You to Thrive in Challenging Times Resiliency is the ability to “ride the waves” of changes especially if they are unexpected, overwhelming, or negative. We all have choices about…

HIV testing frequency guidelines are not being met

Gay men and other men who have sex with men (MSM), including those thought to be at “high risk”, are not getting HIV tests often enough, according to new research. The study, which was carried out by researchers at the MRC/CSO Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow,…

World AIDS Day 2015

Type: * Informational * Networking * Social This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community In remembrance of World AIDS Day, please join us for food, a film screening of “We Make the Change,” and a community panel discussion. This event will take…

Wisconsin Trans Health Coalition summit

Type: * Workshop * Informational * Social This Event: * Is LGBTQ hosted * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Listen to and lift up trans voices during Trans Visibility Month with the LGBT Campus Center! Our commitment to highlighting the lives and experiences…

AIDS Walk Wisconsin

Type: * Fundraiser * Social This Event: * Has LGBTQ content * May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Join our 2015 Honorary Chairs Lance Bass and Michael Turchin on Milwaukee’s Lakefront for the 26TH annual AIDS Walk Wisconsin & 5K Run, the largest HIV fundraising event in Wisconsin….

U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin Applauds 2015 U.S. Conference on AIDS

U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin Applauds 2015 U.S. Conference on AIDS Announces Plans to Introduce Legislation to Ensure HIV/AIDS Community Providers Receive Support They Need WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin released the following statement applauding the 2015 United States Conference on AIDS. This year’s Conference was the largest…

Lance Bass and Michael Turchin Named AIDS Walk Wisconsin Honorary Chairs

MILWAUKEE, WI – The AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin (ARCW) is announcing that ‘NSYNC star Lance Bass and husband Michael Turchin will be the Honorary Chairs of the 26th annual AIDS Walk Wisconsin & 5K Run. “It is special to find a young couple who wants their marriage to serve…

Mad City Vegan Fest

Type: * Informational * Social This Event: May be of interest to the LGBTQ community Free and open to the public. Where anyone and everyone — from curious omnivores to longtime vegans -0 can enjoy delicious vegan food and find helpful information on protecting animals, the environment, and your health….

Conversations About Fertility

Type: Informational Social This Event: Has LGBTQ content May be of interest to the LGBTQ community “CONVERSATION ABOUT FERTILITY” 8pm-9:30pm — 911 Williamson Street [A Place to Be]. Feeling like you’re the only one going through fertility? Getting ready to start forming your family and not sure where to start?…