On this Blog, I will post a highlight of some of the LGBT non-profit and political events that are going on in Ft. Lauderdale each month, so folks who want to attend can put them on their Calendars.
Sunday, December 1 – Worlds AIDs Day – 2020 Wilton Drive (behind city hall), Lineup - 6:30 pm - Hagen Park, Step off from curb - 7:00 pm Rally - The Pride Center, 2040 Dixie Highway, Wilton Manors. Come join over 2800 people at what has become one of the largest World AIDS Day Commemorations in the nation as we walk, candles in hand to remember those we have lost to HIV/AIDS and a rally to look towards the future. This is Fort Lauderdale's 6th Annual World AIDS Day event, brought to you by Broward House, Macy's, MAC AIDS Fund and Walgreens Pharmacy. https://www.facebook.com/events/154855908035876/?ref_dashboard_filter=upcoming
Tuesday, December 3 – Mack Power Lunch – 11:30am – 1:30pm at Dapur Asian Tapas, 1620 N. Federal Hway, Fort Lauderdale, FL 33305. At the beginning of every Power Lunch we offer approx. 30 minutes to introduce yourself and chat with fellow attendees in a social setting. There may be a very brief presentation by an event sponsor to share insights and industry information. Then the rest of our time is enjoying lunch and breaking the ice to develop professional friendships with everyone around you. $33.00, Advance Registration required: www.mackplanet.com
Tuesday, December 3 – Pride Center Founder's Circle Reception – 6:00pm - 8:00pm. Gallery One, A Doubletree Suites by Hilton 2670 East Sunrise Blvd., Fort Lauderdale, FL. The Founder's Circle are individuals who make a monthly gift of $100 to the Pride Center. If you are interested in attending the event to see what it is all about, just email me at firstname.lastname@example.org and I will put you on the Guest list. There is no commitment to become a Founder, just a chance to meet folks and hear about the great work the Pride Center is doing.
Thursday, December 5 – 5 Year GLBX Anniversary Celebration & Holiday Party – 5:00pm – 7:00pm at Riverside Hotel 620 East Las Olas Blvd, Ft. Lauderdale. Please join the Board of Governors of the GLBX and its members & friends for the 5 Year GLBX Anniversary Celebration on Thursday, December 5th, from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm at the Riverside Hotel. As last year, the Riverside Hotel will host this event in their ballroom, located on the 8th floor - overlooking Fort Lauderdale and the New River. Two (2) complimentary drinks per person and appetizers will be provided - reduced parking fee will be offered also. https://www.facebook.com/events/219459604894137/?ref_dashboard_filter=upcoming
Saturday, December 7 – Rise, Impulse Group Ft. Lauderdale – 6:00pm – 10:00pm at Hyatt Regency Pier 66, 2301 SE 17th St., Ft. Lauderdale. Impulse Group is an organization, based in South Florida, dedicated to the advancement of safe sex awareness and practice among young, sexually active gay men between the ages of 18-35, in collaboration with the AIDS Healthcare Foundation. Impulse Group is a group dedicated to the advancement of safe sex awareness and practice among young, sexually active gay men between the ages of 18-35. Their mission is to promote dignified connections through modern approaches to the gay community. No cover. 18+. Open bar w/Food. Free Valet. More details to come! https://www.facebook.com/events/327106484097579/?ref_dashboard_filter=upcoming
Saturday, December 7 – Sunshine Cathedral: Holiday Concert – 7:00pm at 1480 SW 9th Ave., Fort Lauderdale, FL. Join Sunshine Cathedral, MCC for “The Spirit of Christmas”, sights and sounds of the season. For more information, visit www.sunshinecathedral.org