The LGBTQ Focus Foundation, organizer of the Women's Pride in the Pines event, has named The Callen-Lorde Community Health Center as a beneficiary of next summer's 7th annual event. The event will be held in Fire Island Pines at Whyte Hall on July 29, 2017, starting at 2:30 pm with a dance and silent auction, followed by a VIP party, including cocktails, buffet dinner and entertainment at The Pines Club on the Great South Bay.
In 2016, Women's Pride in the Pines raised $133,000 for its beneficiaries The Ali Forney Center and Hetrick-Martin Institute.
Callen-Lorde is the global leader in LGBTQ healthcare. Since the days of Stonewall, Callen-Lorde has been transforming lives by providing a welcoming environment for LGBTQ communities to get quality care, free of judgment and regardless of ability to pay. They continuously pioneer research, advocacy and education to drive positive change – not just for their patients – but for all LGBTQ people around the world, because Callen-Lorde believes healthcare is a human right.