Pride on the Mountain

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Rain was steady, but that didn’t stop attendees from showing up and jumping in at Pride on the Mountain on September 8, 2018. This year’s Pride, organized by the NEPA Rainbow Alliance, had a wonderful turnout despite less-then-ideal weather. The family-friendly event was set at Mountain Mountain’s water park with music provided by M80, a local cover band. While many Pride-goers tended to stick to tents and under awnings, some still donned their bathing suits and jumped in the lazy river, full of Rainbow Alliance beach balls, enjoying a relaxing day on the mountain. Mid-afternoon was set aside for a drag show. Queens and Kings huddled just off stage, excited to share their performances with the eager crowd. First up was Buster Highman, who also had the honor of passing…
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TODAY is the last day to donate to Caring Communities through Raise the Region 2018! Click here to support us!

AIDS, Blog, Caring Communities, HIV, STDs
Click here to make a donation to Caring Communities through Raise the Region! What is Raise the Region®? “Raise the Region® is a unique, online giving event that provides an opportunity for people who care about their community to come together and raise as much money as possible for local nonprofits in 30-hours - starting at 6:00 pm on Wednesday, March 14, 2018 and ending at midnight on Thursday, March 15, 2018. All gifts will be processed through the First Community Foundation Partnership of Pennsylvania. Blaise Alexander Family Dealerships have committed $150,000 to be applied to each donation as stretching funds to help leverage credit card donations received via www.raisetheregion.org during this event.  Monetary prizes will also be awarded to nonprofit organizations throughout the event.”
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Upcoming Public Testing

Caring Communities, Department of Health, HIV, STDs, Transmission
Upcoming Public Testing Venues Testing begins at 10:30 pm! Heat Bar and Nightclub – March 3, 2017 12 Penny Saloon – March 4, 2017 Venture Lounge -- March 10, 2017 Heat Bar and Nightclub – March 24, 2017 12 Penny Saloon – March 25, 2017 Public Testing for Students Times vary. Contact university health services for more information.  Wilkes University — March 14, 2017 Penn State University – Hazleton Campus – March 16, 2017 Penn State University -- Wilkes-Barre Campus -- March 16, 2017 Misericordia University — March 21, 2017 Bloomsburg University – March 24, 2017
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