Queer Newark Oral History Project wins Newark PROUD Award!

We are thrilled to share that the Queer Newark Oral History Project will be one of the honorees at the 2017 Newark PROUD Awards hosted by Newark Pride Inc., Urban+Out and Circle of Friends! Congratulations to the other amazing honorees as well: Archbishop Carl Bean, Larry Lyons, Perris Straughter, and Tamara Fleming!

We hope that you will join in the celebration on July 14 at 6pm. For more information and to purchase a ticket please visit, https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2017-newark-proud-award

We also hope to see you at other events during Newark Gay Pride, #PowerInPride. Members of the QNOHP team will be marching in the Pride Parade and have a presence at the Festival in Military Park on July 16. For more information about this year’s wonderful programming visit the website at http://www.newarkgaypride.org.


The Clement A. Price Human Dignity Award

Queer Newark is incredibly honored to receive the inaugural Clement Price Human Dignity Award from Rutgers University!

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The Queer Newark team from L to R: Timothy Stewart-Winter, Mary Rizzo, Christina Strasburger, Kristyn Scorsone. Not pictured: Beryl Satter, Darnell L. Moore, Whitney Strub, Alison Lefkovitz, Naomi Extra, Anna Alves, Tyler Palmese.