Quantcast

Latest LGBT Stories

2014-06-25 12:29:16

Johnson & Johnson's Anti-Bullying Campaign Enters Third Year with Additional Partners NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J., June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Johnson & Johnson's corporate-wide anti-bullying and LGBT equality initiative is expanding as it kicks off its third year in June. Since 2012, donations raised through CARE WITH PRIDE(TM) have supported PFLAG's anti-bullying efforts and this year, The Trevor Project and Family Equality Council are newly added beneficiaries. By the end of 2014,...

2014-06-23 12:21:54

To download accompanying photo featuring United employees marching in the Denver LGBT Pride Parade, visit: http://newsroom.unitedcontinentalholdings.com/pridemonth. CHICAGO, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- United employees marched through the streets of downtown Denver on Sunday as part of the city's annual LGBT Pride Festival - one of several parades the airline is participating in across the country to commemorate LGBT Pride Month. Over the next week, United employees will take part...

2014-06-23 08:26:18

Grammy award-winning artist joins internationally recognized lineup of singers, comics and chefs SAN FRANCISCO, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Olivia Travel, the world's largest travel company offering chartered cruise, resort, adventure and luxury vacations specifically for the lesbian community, has announced Grammy award-winning artist, Bonnie Raitt, will headline the group's upcoming Thanksgiving Caribbean Cruise, scheduled to take place November 23-30, 2014 on Holland America's...

2014-06-18 16:24:39

WILTON MANORS, Fla., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Wilton Manors' signature event, Stonewall Pride Wilton Manors, will be held Saturday, June 21, 2014 from 12 p.m. to 11 p.m. along Wilton Drive. This year's mega street festival and parade will also welcome headliner, Sheila E. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140618/119312 "This is a community-wide event that draws a diverse crowd of approximately 30,000 individuals and families each year," states Gary Resnick, Mayor of...

2014-06-16 08:26:17

Durex to sponsor NYC Pride Ride during Pride Month NEW YORK, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Durex, the number one condom brand in the world and sexual well-being leader, announced today that it will sponsor the NYC Pride Ride on June 22. NYC Pride Ride is a nationally recognized cycling event organized by OutCycling, a leading LGBT cycling club in New York City, to raise money for the promotion of a healthy and active lifestyle for the LGBT community. Durex's mission is for everyone...

2014-06-16 08:24:34

Cleveland Pride's 26th Annual Parade, Rally & Festival (Saturday, June 28th, 2014) Theme: #ExpressYourself CLEVELAND, June 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- www.clevelandpride.org -- CLEVELAND PRIDE is honored to present the iconic George L. Forbes as our Grand Marshal of the 2014 Cleveland Pride Parade, Rally, and Festival! Cleveland Pride's annual quest for the Grand Marshal(s) that aptly expresses its mission requires the organization to seek out candidates who have taken action...

2014-06-14 23:03:11

During this LGBT Pride Month, Mountainside is raising awareness about the disproportionate rate of substance abuse in the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender population. Canaan, CT (PRWEB) June 14, 2014 During this LGBT Pride Month, Mountainside celebrates lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender communities and the many global contributions they have made. The addiction treatment center also raises awareness about the disproportionate rate of substance abuse in the LGBT population....

2014-06-10 23:11:54

GaySurrogacy.com is the largest platform of family building resources ever created by an organization with a specific mission to serve LGBT communities across the United States. The company will now offer the most affordable surrogacy options in the US, intuitive educational resources, and a range of initiatives designed to have a colossal impact on gay parenting. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) June 10, 2014 GaySurrogacy.com is the largest network of family building resources ever created by an...

2014-06-06 12:20:53

DALLAS, June 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Airlines (NYSE: LUV) proudly shows its dedication to the LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender) community through its recognition of Gay Pride Month in June and its support of LGBT-focused community partnerships throughout the year. "Southwest Airlines has a unique Culture based on respect, recognizing the value of all our Employees, the importance of our Communities, and dedicated service to our Customers," said Ellen...

2014-06-05 23:05:54

National moving company to march in Pride Parades across the country throughout June. Boston, Washington DC, Chicago, San Francisco (PRWEB) June 05, 2014 Gentle Giant Moving Company, the award winning local and long distance moving company based in Boston, will proudly participate in four Pride events across its New England to California footprint in continued support of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community. At Gentle Giant, pride is valued and acknowledged every...


Word of the Day
sough
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'
Related