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Inspire - Gay Games DC 2022 Final Presentation

The Washington DC Gay Games 2022 Bid Committee presented this package to the Federation of Gay Games at their annual meeting in Paris on Saturday 28 October 2017.  The presentation named, INSPIRE, is comprised of videos, recorded interviews from the DC LGBT sports community and national leaders and live briefings by our committee including Briana Scurry-- two time Olympic Gold Medalist, Chris Mosier -- Team USA triathlete, and DC's mayor, Muriel Bowser.  Take a view minutes and be inspired.  I was one of the co-chairs for the DC bid.  I am a big proponent of the Gay Games movement and supporting this bid was a huge honor for me.

Mayor Bowser hosts World AIDS Day Red Carnation Affair with special guest Raheem DaVaughn

Mayor Bowser hosted the World AIDS Day Red Carnation Affair at the Reeves Center today.  The Mayor, the Mayor's Office of Community Affairs Cluster and DC Health Officials addressed the well attended gathering.  Special Guess Raheem DeVaughn spoke about his efforts to combat AIDS the African American community through his foundation, LoveLifeFoundationDMV.org

Transgender Day of Remembrance DC 2016 - TDOR

"The Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDOR) was founded in 1998 by Gwendolyn Ann Smith - a transgender graphic designer, columnist, and activist - to memorialize the murder of Rita Hester in Allston Massachusetts.  What initially began as a web-based project has since burgeoned into an international day of action; in 2014 TDORs were observed in over 200 cities"  Quoted from the program book of the Washington DC observance 20 November 2016