Vernita Gray Council

The Vernita Gray Council for Philanthropy (VGC) is made up of influencers and innovators who want to help further the mission of Howard Brown Health. Meets on 2nd Tuesday of each month | 6-8pm

This auxiliary board specializes in fundraising, engagement, and outreach.

Vernita Gray, namesake of the VGC

Named after Vernita Gray, the VGC honors a longtime champion of the rights of LGBTQ people, African Americans, and women. She served as a community volunteer, donor, and advocate. 

VGC Members are agency champions & raise money through:

  1. Promoting public awareness of our healthcare services and ways to support the agency
  2. Using creative fundraising strategies to bring in donations
  3. Attending, promoting, and selling tickets for fundraising events
  4. Providing support for general outreach events and activities

Interested in Joining the Council?

Questions? Please contact Steven Solomon (Senior Individual Giving Officer), at StevenS@howardbrown.org.

Executive Committee

Members at Large

Board Liasons


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