Celebrating LGBT+ community and our allies by bringing you stories of our life, music, food+entertainment, health+wellness, and advocacy in Middle Tennessee.

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Lauren Means

Norman Hanks: Sharing the Love

He’s known for his big heart, infectious personality and empowerment of people. He’s selfless and would give his shirt off his own back to someone in need. He’s Norman Hanks and some of you know him as Veronica Paige.

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Joe Woolley

Chamber Chat: Animal Services, COVID-19 Resources, and More

A great way to support the LGBT+ community during a difficult time is to frequent chamber member businesses. A full list of members and certified LGBT-owned businesses can be found on our website directory. Also, look for our OPEN and EQUAL membership sticker on windows and next to cash registers when you’re out shopping.

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Joan Allison

Nashville CARES Announces the Iris Buhl Philanthropy Award

Nashville CARES is pleased to announce the Iris Buhl Philanthropy Award. The agency planned to honor long-time donor, cherished friend and valiant champion of Nashville CARES, Iris Buhl, with a philanthropy award at its virtual gala that was held on August 22, 2020. But sadly, Iris Buhl passed away on August 11th, before the award could be bestowed.

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