The last few weeks have been particularly painful during a time when so many are already struggling. DOJ Pride Board member Lindsay Dunn prepared the following statement on behalf of the entire Board on the need for reflection, solidarity, and action right now: This June, we celebrate Pride. We also celebrate the fifth anniversary of … Continue reading June Pride Month Statement
Pride Month is almost upon us! Though we're all still social distancing and working remotely, DOJ Pride has been busy organizing some virtual events to help us celebrate Pride Month and keep us all connected during these stressful times. First, we're organizing a set of virtual happy hours (likely in the second or third week … Continue reading Upcoming Pride Month Activities!
Given the COVID-19 pandemic and stay-at-home orders, our inter-agency happy hour scheduled for April 15 is postponed. We will try to reschedule the event as soon as we can. In the meantime, we hope that all our members stay home and stay safe!
Join LGBTQ+ employee resource groups from across the federal government to hang out, meet new friends and welcome spring! We will gather once again at Red Bear Brewing Company on Wednesday, April 15, 2020 at 5:30 PM. It’s just a block away from 4CON on M Street—209 M Street NE. It’s gay-owned and LGBTQ-friendly. See … Continue reading LGBTQ+ Inter-Agency Happy Hour—April 15
Come out for DOJ Pride’s first happy hour of 2020 on the auspicious date of 2/20/2020! We’ll be meeting up at Red Bear Brewing Company at 5:30 PM. If you haven’t been to Red Bear yet, you have no excuses! It’s just a block away from 4CON on M Street—209 M Street NE, to be … Continue reading DOJ Pride Winter Happy Hour
DOJ Pride will reschedule a summer happy hour. Stay tuned.
Join DOJ Pride as we recognize the 2019 recipients of our Gerald B. Roemer and James R. Douglas awards. The event will be held on Wednesday, June 19, from 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM in Room 9429 in the Liberty Square Building (450 5th St NW). The Gerald B. Roemer award recognizes contributions to the … Continue reading DOJ Pride Awards Reception – June 19th
Tuesday, June 4th: Brown Bag on the Stonewall Riots and the Newseum’s Exhibit on the 50-year fight for LGBTQ rights DOJ Pride is proud to announce that on Tuesday, June 4, 2019, we will host Christy Wallover from the Newseum in Washington D.C. for a brown bag discussing the Newseum’s current exhibit, “Rise Up: Stonewall … Continue reading DOJ Pride’s Schedule for Pride 2019
In honor of the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots and Pride Month, DOJ Pride will be hosting a brown bag discussion with Newseum exhibit writer Christy Wallover. The event will take place on June 4, 2019, from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm in the Liberty Square Building, located at 450 5th St., NW, Room … Continue reading Brown Bag with the Writer of “Rise Up: Stonewall and the LGBTQ Rights Movement”
Pride month is just around the corner, but it's not too late to order your very own DOJ Pride merchandise! Just go to the DOJ Pride Teespring page. From there, you can select from a variety of items including T-shirts, coffee mugs, and phone cases -- plus, there are a variety of colors to choose … Continue reading Support DOJ Pride