Candlelight Vigil in Response to GLBTQ Domestic Violence Related Homicides When: Thursday, September 22 Where: Boston Common Bandstand Time: 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm GMDVP joined with a coalition of domestic violence organizations, including the The Network/La Red, HarborCOV (Communities Overcoming Violence), Jane Doe Inc. (JDI), The Violence Recovery Program at Fenway Health, and the [...]
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3rd Gay Male Domestic Violence Homicide in 5 Months is 7th in LGBTQ community since 2010 Boston/Winthrop, MA – The recent homicide of Casey Taylor has rocked the LGBTQ community. Winthrop resident, John Lacoy, stands accused of killing Casey Taylor in his bedroom and then hiding the body beneath his porch for weeks. Read full [...]
Male Victims go Unnoticed LGBT domestic violence awareness: wwlp.com
Eat. Drink. Be Proud. Celebrate Boston’s Pride with GMDVP. On Saturday, June 11th from 11 am to 1 pm, GMDVP will host its 12th Annual Pride Brunch at Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams (142 Berkeley Street). The event is directly on the Parade Route. Guests are able to support a worthy cause, while enjoying Boston’s [...]
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On Thursday, April 21 at the Lenox Hotel from 6:00 to 8:30 pm GMDVP will host its Voices of Hope Award & Benefit Celebration. This event will Honor David Wilson (Board Member of MassEquality & The Human Rights Campaign). Guests will also hear stories of courage and hope from survivors of domestic violence. Click here [...]
GMDVP Responds to Gay Domestic Violence Homicide in Provincetown The organization is saddened to hear of the death of David Walton, a victim of a domestic violence homicide in a camping ground in Provincetown on April 3rd. This is the second confirmed domestic violence homicide in the past month involving a gay male couple. There [...]
a fundraiser celebrating healthy relationships through the harmony of music at the Providence Biltmore Hotel on Saturday, February 12 from 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm Tickets are $35, includes complimentary hors d’oeuvres and cash bar For more information and to purchase tickets, click here.
GMDVP 7th Annual Winter Plunge Carson Beach (South Boston), Sunday, February 20th @ Noon On Sunday, February 20th a crowd of diverse individuals will face freezing temperatures and plunge into the icy cold waters of Boston Harbor for a great cause; to raise funds for GMDVP and to raise awareness of the reality of domestic [...]
GMDVP is hosting a round-table discussion addressing domestic violence in the Black GLBT Community. Community partners include: MAC, HBGC, Fenway Violence Recovery Program, CLLR Denise Simmons, David Wilson (HRC and MassEquality) and Rev. Irene Monroe. When: Thursday February 17, 2011 Where: Fenway Health, 1340 Boylston Street, 9th Floor Time: 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. This event [...]