Kath Rogers, the newest member of the Hillcrest Town Council's board of directors, didn’t have a difficult time falling in love with San Diego. After moving here from Chicago in 2004, she found the climate and cultural richness that have become the city’s trademarks. Now she is paying back.
Doubling as president of SDSU’s Queer Student Union and a board member of Lambda Archives, Thomas Negron Jr. stays involved around the clock with his passion projects. SDGLN speaks with him about his community involvement, on campus and off.
On Saturday, March 29, Bears San Diego will present the “Mr. Bear San Diego 2014” contest, during which last year’s winner will hand the title over to the winner. The contest takes place at The Hole, and is emceed by Empress Roxy Bleau.
For the past 22 years, the Gay Men’s Spiritual Retreat has been dedicated to fostering spiritual growth by organizing retreats and activities, free of any sectarian, religious or judgmental affiliations.
San Diego was well represented at the HRC Gala Dinner in Los Angeles last weekend. The sole female military representative at the event was a San Diegan US Army Captain, Tara Harre, who attended with her partner Kathryn Cloward.
Volunteering seems to come naturally to Cheli. As the former resources director for San Diego’s LGBT Pride, she organized the recruitment and placement of some 1,000 volunteers annually, driven by the desire to promote awareness and encouragement throughout the community.