Theresa Sparks to serve as Mayor Lee’s senior transgender adviser
Theresa Sparks is poised to become Mayor Ed Lee’s senior adviser on transgender initiatives, to work with the mayor and City Administrator Naomi Kelly on LGBT policies as well as oversee the development of new transgender initiatives in The City.
Pink Saturday revived by Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence
The annual street party that came out of 1990s AIDS protests is back, reimagined by the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence.
When ‘too much’ is just right
Meet Mia “Tu Much” Satya, 25, a community grand marshal in this year’s San Francisco Pride parade. The recognition comes for her work as an activist for youth and as a political organizer, as well as the many milestones she’s reached as a transgender woman.
Police to beef up security for SF Pride parade in wake of mass shooting
Officials plan to beef up law enforcement presence at San Francisco’s 46th Pride Parade on June 26 after more than 50 people were massacred in an LGBT nightclub in Orlando on June 12.
First gay softball league in nation offers competition, inclusion
Played the weekend before San Francisco Pride, this year’s tournament had 30 teams competing across four divisions. Overall, SFGSL had 57 teams in their eight divisions during the regular season, which runs March to June.
SF City FC chips in at AIDS Memorial Grove
Under a clear blue sky on a Saturday morning, staff and supporters of San Francisco City FC gather in Golden Gate Park to spend the morning beautifying the National AIDS Memorial Grove.