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AQUA Party Gala :: May 4, 2018

AQUA Party Gala :: May 4, 2018

May 7
Emmy award winning TV Personality Carson Kressley emceed AQUA Party, a benefit for The Water Project and Ali Forney Center. Gabe Manzon and Tony D'Angelo hosted, former singer from the group CHIC, Kimberly Davis and Shania Saunders performed.

Ali Forney Center's Oasis Party @ The Lighthouse :: July 19, 2017

Ali Forney Center's Oasis Party @ The Lighthouse :: July 19, 2017

Jul 20
The Ali Forney Center held its annual summer benefit Oasis Party at The Lighthouse, Chelsea Piers with performances by Sherry Vine, Ginger Minj and music by The Misshapes.

Oasis Benefit for Ali Forney Center @ Lighthouse :: July 20, 2016

Oasis Benefit for Ali Forney Center @ Lighthouse :: July 20, 2016

Jul 22
The Ali Forney Center's Oasis, now in its 7th year, is one of the most anticipated events of the summer. This year the benefit was hosted by the brilliant Simon Doonar and Paige Tuner, with happy beats by the handsome JonJon Battles.

Out-Fit Challenge Mud Run Supports Family Equality Council

By Winnie McCroy | Jun 19
On June 21 in New York’s Tuxedo Ridge Ski Center in Tuxedo Park, the Out-Fit Challenge Mud Run will bring together members and friends of the LGBT community to benefit the Family Equality Council.

One "ANTM" Star’s Journey From the Shelter to the Runway

By Winnie McCroy | Jan 29
Transgender designer and model Isis King was living in New York City’s Ali Forney Center for homeless LGBT youth when she was first accepted into the popular reality TV show "America’s Next Top Model."

Padma Lakshi Hosts Ali Forney Place at the Table Gala

By Winnie McCroy | Oct 23
Padma Lakshmi will host the Ali Forney Center "A Place at the Table" fundraiser to help keep LGBT kids safe and off the street.

TAG and Ali Forney Center Address HIV in Homeless LGBT Youth

By Winnie McCroy | Jul 29
The Treatment Action Group has teamed up with the Ali Forney Center to address the rising number of homeless LGBT youth with HIV.

LGBT Homeless Youth Get $1 Million NY Grant

Jul 13
A $1 million government grant will help homeless gay youths in New York state who’ve had run-ins with the law get their lives on track. The money from the state Department of Labor will fund job training and education.

After Hurricane, Ali Forney Center Makes Sure ’It Gets Better’

By Winnie McCroy | Dec 12
After the Ali Forney Center’s Drop-In Center was destroyed by floodwaters from Hurricane Sandy, the community has come together to raise funds to rebuild it, including a Dec. 16 concert at XL nightclub.

"A Better Holiday" to Benefit LGBT Homeless Youth and Ali Forney Center

Dec 5
The It Gets Better Project, created to show young LGBT people the levels of happiness, potential, and positivity their lives will reach, has announced its 2012 A Better Holiday concert.

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