Mayor's Office of LGBTQ Affairs February News & Notes


February 01, 2017 

Mayor's Office of LGBTQ Affairs 


News & Notes


Every week Mayor Bowser publishes a newsletter to keep Washingtonians updated on the progress we're making as a city. Please check out the latest newsletter here

 In last week's newsletter find out more about: 

  • Mayor Bowser's speech at the Women's March on Washington 
  • Marion S. Barry Summer Youth Employment
  • The District Minute
  • Much More! 

Don't forget to sign up for updates at 

Fresh Start LGBTQ Hiring Event

Fresh Start Job Fair

Last month, the Mayor's Office of LGBTQ Affairs hosted a hiring event that brought employers from around the city to meet with LGBTQ job seekers. In 2017, the Mayor's Office of LGBTQ Affairs is committed to making sure that the LGBTQ community get's it's fair shot at a pathway to the middle class.  We will continue to offer these kinds of opportunities to residents in the future. 


If you have any ideas on how we can better serve the community in 2017 we would love your input. Please take a minute to give us feedback! Community Feedback Form 


Upcoming Events

Mayor's Advisory Committee on LGBTQ Affairs 
Tuesday, February 07, 2017 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm 
2000 14th St.NW, Washington DC 20009 
2nd Floor Community Room 
Quarterly meeting of the Mayor's Advisory Committee. The meeting is open to the public. 

Council Performance and Oversight Hearing 
Friday, February 24, 2017 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
1350 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Washington DC 20001
Room #412
Director Sheila Alexander-Reid will present testimony to the Committee on Government Operations regarding the work of the office and the state of the District's LGBTQ population. 


Muriel Bowser


Sheila Alexander-Reid


Office Hours & Location 

Monday - Friday 

9:00 am - 5:00 pm

2000 14th St. NW - Suite 206A

Washington, DC 20009

Phone: (202) 727-9493

Fax: (202) 727-5931

TTY: (202) 727-9493


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In this Issue

  • Mayor Bowser's Newsletter
  • Fresh Start LGBTQ Hiring Event
  • Upcoming Events