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    GGBA Will Celebrate Its 50th Anniversary with Glitz, Glamour—and Carson Kressley

    The Golden Gate Business Association (GGBA) is gearing up for a milestone celebration as it marks its 50th anniversary on Friday, June 7, 2024, at its annual event, Power Connect.…

    Golden Gate Business Association Timeline

    Golden Gate Business Association Timeline

    1974 – The Golden Gate Business Association (GGBA) was established, creating the world’s first LGBTQ+ Chamber of Commerce, with advocate and future politician Harvey Milk as an original member. 1978…

    GGBA Calendar of Events

    Tuesday, May 7Small Business Week Mega Make Contact w/OutPro6–8 pmThe Stud Bar, 1123 Folsom Street, San Franciscohttps://tinyurl.com/4ayjh966 Wednesday, May 15NGLCC EventCalifornia Certification Growth Initiative – Long Beach10 am-12 pmLong Beach…

    Saving Lives With Speed Cameras

    Saving Lives With Speed Cameras

    By Assemblymember Phil Ting– It’s a sobering statistic. During the first quarter of this year, eight pedestrians were killed in San Francisco. If that pace continues, we will surpass the…

    I Couldn’t Believe My Ears: Today’s Surreal Supreme Court

    I Couldn’t Believe My Ears: Today’s Surreal Supreme Court

    By John Lewis– Two weeks ago, it was already way past time to yank up the invasive weeds that had overrun our backyard after the winter rains. Instead of just…

    Register for AGUILAS’ 30th Anniversary Celebration

    Register for AGUILAS’ 30th Anniversary Celebration

    By Eduardo Morales, Ph.D. The oldest Latinx LGBTQ+ organization in all the Americas, AGUILAS was founded in 1991 by members of the Latinx LGBTQ+ community in San Francisco and began…

    The Forgotten Nationwide Protests That Happened Three Years Before Stonewall

    The Forgotten Nationwide Protests That Happened Three Years Before Stonewall

    In May 1966–three years before the Stonewall riots, and months before the Compton’s Cafeteria riots–groups gathered in cities across the country to protest the exclusion of LGBTQ people from the…

    The Academy SF Event Hall Naming Ceremony and Mural Unveiling

    The Academy SF Event Hall Naming Ceremony and Mural Unveiling

    Photos by Rink and Sister Roma Nate Bourg and Paul Miller, Co-Founders/Owners of The Academy SF, welcomed guests on May 2, 2024, for a special ceremony and reception revealing the…

    Donna’s Chronicles, “1906 Earthquake & Fire at Lotta’s Fountain…”

    Donna’s Chronicles, “1906 Earthquake & Fire at Lotta’s Fountain…”

    By Donna Sachet– Once again, we attended the pre-dawn commemoration of the tragic 1906 Earthquake & Fire at Lotta’s Fountain on April 18 to hear a vivid recounting of those…

    Sunday’s a Drag Will Soon Return to Club Fugazi for a Summer Series

    After a successful trial run in August of 2023, Sunday’s a Drag announces its Summer Series at Club Fugazi, July 7–September 29. 2024. Every Sunday in July, August, and September…