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Join LGBT Seniors And Friends For The Pride Silver Party!

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The weather is warming up and Boston Pride is right around the corner, which means it’s time to get ready to celebrate – and dance – with friends new and old. The LGBT Senior Pride Coalition has been working hard for months to make this year’s Pride Week one of the best ever, and you’re invited to join the fun! The always popular Silver Party, an encore event for the annual Pride Tea Dance, will be held on Sunday, June 4 at The Holiday Inn in Brookline from 3:00 to 7:00 PM. The Silver Party is a festive dinner dance 
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LGBT Elders in an Ever Changing World Conference To Explore Challenges Of LGBT Seniors, Caregivers

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Fenway Health’s LGBT Aging Project is excited to co-sponsor the LGBT Elders in an Ever Changing World 4th Annual Conference on March 20. This interdisciplinary practice and policy conference will be focused around the needs of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender older adults and caregivers. Robert Espinoza, Vice President of Policy at Paraprofessional Healthcare Institute and a member of the Diverse Elders Coalition, will deliver the keynote address. Over 20 difference workshops will be featured throughout the day, covering important topics, including Intro to LGBT Aging, Intro to Elder Services, Policy and Practice sessions. The conference will also include a 
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Local Talent Alone At The Opera To Hold Release Concert For Youth-Supportive Anthem

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Today’s youth have a lot to offer our communities, but many are discouraged to find their voices being ignored or silenced by society at large. A local artist is hoping to change that, one album track at a time. On November 22, Alone At The Opera will play a concert to launch the new youth empowerment single “Keep Calm & Carry On.” The talent behind Alone At The Opera is Tyler Richard, a Lynn-based artist who has been writing, recording, and producing music since 2010. He has performed at several area Prides, including Worcester Youth Pride and North Shore Youth 
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Flavors Of Fall Cooks Up Seasonal Cuisine To Benefit Youth On Fire

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We may have entered the final month of fall, but there’s still plenty of time to enjoy the delicious bounties of the harvest. And with the winter holidays just around the corner, the spirit of giving is certainly in the air. Why not combine the best of both seasons and dine for a good cause? Attendees of BostonChefs.com’s 11th Annual Flavors of Fall will have the chance to eat, drink, and give merrily. Flavors of Fall is a premiere food and wine event serving up exquisite culinary creations from some of the most talented chefs in Cambridge. This year’s feast  
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Plaque Dedication Honors Fenway’s Roots at 7 Haviland Street

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Fenway Health’s history was celebrated this week at a ceremony and open house at 7 Haviland Street. Approximately 50 people attended the dedication of a plaque commemorating Fenway’s time at 7 Haviland, which served as our main offices from 1991 to 2009. Attendees included current and former Fenway staff, Fenway Board members, patients, long-time supporters, and members of LGBT student groups from Berklee College of Music, which hosted the reception and now occupies the building. The event featured a number of speakers from the community, including Omar Thomas, Assistant Professor at Berklee; Chris Connors, Vice President of Human Resources for 
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