Coronavirus

Annual Atlanta Pride Run Goes Virtual

The Annual Atlanta Pride Run is going virtual this year in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, and registration is now open. Because of the health crisis, the 30th anniversary of the 5k will be postponed u...

Covid-Related Business Innovations

The Cheapest Ventilator Ever Made The “Vermontilator” is likely the simplest, and cheapest, ventilator ever made for mass production, costing only “a few hundred dollars per unit in parts and materials” acco...

Helping Our Students During COVID-19 Pandemic

I’ve been a homeschool mom since 2010, and I’m the founder of The Dr. Annise Mabry Foundation. I also operate Tiers Free Academy—Georgia’s only nonprofit alternative high school diploma program for homeless LGB...

Observations From an Uber Eats Driver

I have been asked to share my experience as an Uber Eats driver during the COVID-19 pandemic—how it has affected me as part of the LGBTQ community. First off, I’m not a writer; I’m a more visual person. I do...

Accounting for PPP, Disaster Loans—COVID-19 Relief

Business owners, congratulations to those of you who received Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act Loans—either Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and/or Economic Injury Disaster (EID) loans...

Q&A: Organizations and COVID-19

The coronavirus has affected everyone from healthcare workers to local businesses. Atlanta’s LGBTQ organizations are no exception. We sat down with the leaders of AID Atlanta, Positive Impact, and TRANScending ...

The Business of Advancing Equality

This editorial was written in collaboration with Chris Lugo, the executive director of OUT Georgia Business Alliance.  In the coming weeks, the U.S. Supreme Court will issue one of the most important rulings...

HRC Releases Telemedicine Guide for LGBTQ Community

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) has released a guide to telemedicine for the LGBTQ community. Telemedicine, or telebehavioral health for mental health support, are virtual doct...