Gay Bear Blogs

The Wired Network Bears in the 1990s

The Wired Network: Bears in the 1990s
(Part Two of a three-part essay)
Les Wright © 2007
As a collective gay identity, bears emerged in the 1980s in many places, but most evidently in San Francisco. If the 1980s were the halcyon pioneering days for bears, and San Francisco once again the gold rush capital of this ursine […]

Director of Communications SF LGBT Center

The San Francisco LGBT Community Center – San Francisco, CA – San Francisco Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Community Center 
The Director of Communications is a key leadership position on the Center’s staff with core responsibility for strengthening and expanding the Center’s marketing and communication efforts to advance the agency’s mission and vision. This position was established to […]

Development Associate Out & Equal

Out & Equal – San Francisco, CA
The Development Associate is responsible for assisting the Director of Development and the Development Department in implementing and monitoring fundraising initiatives to enhance and promote the organization’s funding base. The person in this position will be highly involved in fulfillment coordination, prospect research, and acting as administrative support on […]

Executive Assistant SF LGBT Center

The San Francisco LGBT Community Center – San Francisco, CA
The Executive Assistant provides skilled administrative and program support to the Executive Director Program responsibilities include communications (social media, press releases, and reports), special projects, serving as a liaison to community groups, and participation in planning for program and/or fundraising events. Administrative support includes scheduling, prioritization, […]

Director of Housing and Shelter Programs

Dolores Street Community Services – San Francisco, CA
The Director of Housing and Shelter Programs is a new position in the organization that will supervise and oversee our current programs in this area (with the possibility of expansion to more programs in the future). Our housing and shelter work is diverse, and the respective program managers […]

TEEI Employment Services Associate

The San Francisco LGBT Community Center – San Francisco, CA
Under the direction of the Associate Director of Economic Development, the Employment Services Associate is responsible for supporting the Center’s Employment Services programs, providing vocational case management, placement, and referrals services, supporting the Transgender Employment Program’s (TEEI) mentoring services, and conducting outreach and retention support to […]

Communications Associate NCLR

National Center for Lesbian Rights – San Francisco, CA
The National Center for Lesbian Rights seeks a go-getter to fill the part-time temporary communications associate role. We are looking for someone with the drive and dedication to help our communications department further the organization’s litigation, legislation, public policy, and projects.
The temporary communications associate will be a […]

LGBT Career Fair 2015 SF LGBT Center

[ April 15, 2015; ] Prepare yourself to participate in the nation’s largest LGBT Career Fair on April 15, 2015 at the Center. Our LGBT Career Fair is unlike other recruitment events! We showcase leading Bay Area employers dedicated to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. The event will also provide LGBT and allied job seekers the opportunity to network and […]

Trans Day of Visibility

[ March 31, 2015; ] The International Transgender Day of Visibility is an annual holiday dedicated to celebrating transgender/ gender non-conforming people and raising awareness of discrimination faced by transgender people worldwide. We are celebrating TDoV for the month of March and hope you will join some of our events below.
Events surrounding the day include social events, protests, actions, sit-ins, […]

AIDS Housing Alliance SF Open Positions

AIDS Housing Alliance/SF – San Francisco
AGENCY MISSION:  We believe in a world where all people have a safe, decent, and affordable home. Toward this vision, we prevent homelessness for the LGBTQ and HIV/AIDS communities by protecting the housing we already have, providing resources to secure new housing, and promoting public policy to increase opportunity for […]