New & Noteworthy:

Carl Siciliano

Archives | Mentions:

Page 1 of 11

Advocate for homeless LGBT youth calls on Pope to end religion’s anti-gay messaging

Sunday, April 13, 2014
Failth-in-America-Ad-1
NEW YORK -- Homeless LGBT youth advocate Carl Siciliano, executive director of the Ali Forney Center, America's largest shelter for homeless LGBT youth, is calling on Pope Francis to to lead the world's religious communities in bringing an end to the "grave moral failure" by the Church to embrace LGBT [...]

Filed under: , , , , , , , ,

LGBT homeless youth drop-in center in NYC destroyed in ‘Frankenstorm’

Monday, November 5, 2012
ali-forney-center-300x205
NEW YORK -- A major homeless drop-in center for LGBT youth in New York City has been badly damaged by Hurricane Sandy. [...]

Filed under: , , ,

NYC designates $3.3 million for Bea Arthur Residence‎ for Homeless LGBT youth

Monday, July 9, 2012
forney-bea-arthur
NEW YORK -- The Ali Forney Center — a homeless shelter for LGBT youth in New York City — will receive $3.3 million from the city to renovate an East Village property, according to a statement released Monday. [...]

Filed under: , , , ,

NY activists donate $100k to kick-off campaign to aid homeless LGBT youth

Wednesday, December 7, 2011
ali-forney-center
The Ali Forney Center, the nation’s largest organization working on behalf of homeless LGBT youth, on Monday announced that longtime New York activists Frank Selvaggi and Bill Shea had donated $100,000 to the center to kick off its “Homeless for the Holidays” campaign, aimed at raising $1 million to increase [...]

Filed under: , , , , , ,

Gay rights movement has not been kind to the plight of homeless LGBT youth

Monday, November 21, 2011
you
The gay rights movement has not been good about dealing with the issue of homeless gay youth, and depending on the study, somewhere between 30 and 40 percent of homeless youths identify as LGBT, reported National Public Radio, this past weekend. [...]

Filed under: , , , ,

Page 1 of 11