Join Other LGBT Families for a Family Hike!


Lace up your hiking boots and join us for a 3-mile hike in Griffith Park. The Mt. Hollywood trail is family-friendly and ends with a spectacular view of the city and Griffith Observatory. Bring a picnic lunch to enjoy at the top! Park in the Griffith Observatory lot and look for the trailhead at the […]


Expressing Motherhood


Expressing Motherhood will be in downtown LA for the first time on April 22nd. One night only. Do not delay in buying your ticket. The gorgeous Downtown Independent will be our theatre for the evening. Two guest speakers are gay children (gay son, lesbian daughter). The CAST: Jeff Levall Charlene Ross Tanya McClure Wendy Hammers Jennifer Seifert […]


Spotlight Series: Doug and Brent


TNF: How did you start your family?   DOUG: Brent and I decided that open adoption was the best way to go for us. We went through the IAC. It was really important that Brent and I knew the birthmother and had a relationship with her so that our child would always know who there birth […]


Sony, Walt Disney Studios Fail GLAAD’s Studio Responsibility Index


GLAAD, the nation’s lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) media advocacy organization, Wednesday released its third annual Studio Responsibility Index, a report that maps the quantity, quality, and diversity of images of LGBT people in films released by the seven largest motion picture studios during the 2014 calendar year. For the first time, GLAAD this year […]


Marriage Equality Video Goes Viral in Ireland

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A new video has gone viral to support a “yes” vote on Ireland’s marriage equality referendum. Ireland is set to become the first country in Europe to hold a referendum (with the law not decided by passing legislation in parliament) on same-sex marriage May 22. “Their campaign is based largely on fear and disinformation, and […]


LGBT Interfaith Parents Circle Meeting


LGBT interfaith couples who are, or are considering, raising Jewish children are invited to join the LGBT Interfaith Family Circle, which will be meeting at The Village at Ed Gould Plaza: 1125 N. McCadden Pl. Los Angeles, CA 90038. This group, organized by Big Tent Judaism/Jewish Outreach Institute, is open to everyone who wants to […]


Spotlight Series: Billy & William


TNF: How did you meet your partner? William: Billy and I met in 2007 and went on a few dates before we fell out of touch. 4 years later we reconnected and have been together ever since. We live in Marietta, Georgia near Atlanta and bought our house in 2013. Billy is an accountant and […]


Indiana’s License-to-Discriminate Law


By: Shannon Ralph   Unless you’ve been living under a rock lately, you have undoubtedly heard of Indiana’s Religious Freedom Restoration Act signed into law by Governor Mike Pence on Thursday of last week. Though Republican leaders in the state continue to insist that the law is in no way meant to encourage bigotry against […]


Resources Available to Help Same-Sex Couples Navigate State Tax Laws


The site, which will be updated periodically with any new developments impacting tax laws for LGBT couples, provides the only inclusive, accurate listing of filing regulations in all 50 states.   The National LGBT Bar Association, BNY Mellon and White & Case LLP, announced Monday the launch of the Association’s Online LGBT Tax Resource for […]


Habitat for Humanity to Hold Rainbow Build Event in June


Charity seeks partnerships with local corporations and LGBTQ groups  This June, Habitat for Humanity of Washington, D.C. (DC Habitat) will hold its second Rainbow Build event, in partnership with Capital Pride and the DC Center. The goal of Rainbow Build is to raise awareness for the cause of affordable housing, particularly as it relates to LGBTQ and other […]