Tag: LGBT

Union Bank and KQED Honor Two Bay Area Local Heroes During LGBT Pride Month

SAN FRANCISCO, CA (PRWEB) June 24, 2014 In celebration of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Pride Month and as part of its ongoing commitment to cultural diversity and responsible banking, Union Bank, N.A., has partnered with KQED to honor…






OneGoodLove.com Names President Barack Obama 2013 Honorary Gay Valentine: Dating Site for Relationship-Minded LGBT Singles Honors Obamas Support for Marriage Equality

Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) February 07, 2013 Happy Valentine’s Day, Mr. President–LGBT online dating site, OneGoodLove.com (http://www.onegoodlove.com), today named President Barack Obama its 2013 Honorary Gay Valentine. The relationship and marriage-focused, LGBT dating site selected President Obama for his ongoing…






RaiseAChild.US Honors LGBT Family Pioneers at Gala Brunch

Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) April 08, 2013 Today, RaiseAChild.US announced its first annual honors and fundraising gala to be held at the W Hollywood Hotel on May 19. The nonprofit organization encourages the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community…






Loans.org Probe Reveals LGBT Discrimination in the Mortgage Industry

Rancho Cucamonga, CA (PRWEB) April 23, 2013 This year the LGBT community’s fight for equality reached a fever pitch, as the Supreme Court heard oral arguments on the Defense of Marriage Act. Loans.org investigated how LGBT inequality affects another…






Love Under and Over the Rainbow Same Sex Destination Weddings on the Rise – ASK ME Reports 75% Increase in LGBT Destination Weddings

(PRWEB) May 16, 2013 Destination weddings of same-sex couples is on the rise, according to ASK ME, a hotel sales and marketing company. In the last three years, the company has seen a 75% increase in Caribbean destination weddings for…






Significantly More Teens Think ‘That’s So Gay’ is Wrong as GLSEN’s Ad Council Campaign Enters Second Phase

After a remarkably successful first year of the “Think Before You Speak” campaign that accompanied significant shifts in teenage attitude toward the phrase ‘that’s so gay,’ the Ad Council and GLSEN, the Gay, Lesbian and Straight Education Network, today launched a much harder-hitting second phase that will focus more directly on the consequences of anti-gay language, as covered in The New York TimesMedia Decoder blog on Wednesday.