8.10.2009

Dustin Lance Black on CNN Newsroom

Dustin Lance Black interview on CNN Newsroom speaking about helping at risk LGBT children.

5.6.2009

LS&CO. Launches "Give Them Hope Now" Campaign to Support the Hetrick-Martin Institute

The Levi’s® brand, the world’s jeanswear leader, announces the launch of their "Give Them Hope Now" campaign supporting the Hetrick-Martin Institute (HMI), home of the Harvey Milk High School. The goal of Levi’s® new, motivational campaign is to help HMI raise $500,000 for their Liquidity Reserve Fund, which will establish a financial safety net to fund HMI’s important work within the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning youth community.

5.6.2009

Levi's Launches Campaign for Harvey Milk High School

Levi Strauss & CO. is launching the "Give Them Hope Now" campaign today to raise $500,000 for the Hetrick-Martin Institute, a nonprofit organization that supports Harvey Milk High School. The New York school is dedicated to helping lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning students.

5.6.2009

How Time Flies

In 1979 the story of a 15-year-old boy jarred life partners Emery Hetrick, a psychiatrist, and Damien Martin, a professor at New York University, out of their comfortable existence.

4.14.2009

Merciless [Gay Slurs] Bullying Leads to Child's Suicide

CNN's Anderson Cooper Reports: On April 6, 2007 - Sirdeaner Walker came home, walked up the stairs to the second floor of her home, and saw her son suspended from a support beam in the stairwell...

3.24.09

Newark needs a safe place for gay youth

Six years after Sakia Gunn was killed for being a lesbian, Newark is finally getting serious about protecting its gay youth. The program will be based on similar services for gay youth operated for 30 years by Hetrick-Martin Institute in New York...

2.26.09

Drag Queen Brings Gift to Harvey Milk School

The emotional speeches by Dustin Lance Black and Sean Penn that sandwiched Sunday night’s Academy Awards spoke to Harvey Milk’s impact on the gay political landscape. Another of the legacies in the slain gay activist’s honor is a high school in New York City...

2.12.09

Three Cheers for Milk

Thomas Krever, Executive Director of the Hetrick-Martin Institute, home of the Harvey Milk School, champions the impact made by the Oscar-nominated Milk.