VGC Events

The Vernita Gray Council for Philanthropy (VGC) is an auxiliary board, made up of influencers and innovators, who help further the mission of Howard Brown Health through fundraising, engagement, and outreach. The VGC hosts cultivation and outreach events (2nd Tuesday of the month | 6-8pm) to engage the community attracting more Howard Brown supporters including new VGC members, donors, corporate partners, volunteers, patients, and more! Some of their causes include LGBTQ+ youth (Broadway Youth Center), people living with HIV (AIDS Run & Walk), and trans & gender diverse patient care (Trans Media Fashion).

August 2024

Launch Team HBH AIDS Run & Walk

Community Discussion

Tuesday, Aug 13th
6:00 – 8:00 pm
1025 W Sunnyside Ave

August 2024

HIV & the Journey Toward Zero (Part 3): The Conversation

Film Screening with Cast Members

Wednesday, Aug 28th
6:00 – 8:00 pm
1025 W Sunnyside Ave

September 2024

Behavioral Health and Suicide Prevention

Panel Discussion

Tuesday, Sept 10th
6:00 – 8:00 pm
1025 W Sunnyside Ave

September 2024

AIDS Run & Walk

Fundraiser Run

Saturday, Sept 28th
9:00 am
Solider Field

1410 Special Olympics Drive

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October 2024

Trans Media Fashion Show

Fashion Show

Thursday, Oct 17th
5:30 – 9:00 pm
FashionBar, LLC
835 N. Michigan Ave

November 2024

Helping LGBTQ+ Youth at BYC

Panel Discussion

Tuesday, Nov 12th
6:00 – 8:00 pm
1025 W Sunnyside Ave

December 2024

Celebrating Vernita Gray’s 76th Birthday

Community Celebration

Sunday, Dec 8th
2:00 – 4:00 pm
Location TBD

Past Events


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