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Help the NOH8 Campaign Grow Online!

11/14/2011 07:51 by NOH8Campaign

The NOH 8 Campaign has grown exponentially since it first began in November of 200 8 , and we owe that success in large part to social media and our dedicated supporters who tirelessly work to raise awareness for our campaign and the fight for equal rights. Our networks on Facebook and Twitter have allowed the message of NOH 8 to spread on a global scale, connecting more
 
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Newsletter: Honoring Service Members on Veterans Day

11/11/2011 11:04 by NOH8Campaign

In honor of Veterans Day and all of the men and women who risk their lives to serve and defend our country, this blog features the LGBT service members of OutServe and a special BE HEARD statement by Danny Ingram, National President of American Veterans for Equal Rights . The fact these honorable men and women are willing to dedicate their lives to protecting the more
 
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NOH8 Photo Shoot in DENVER on Prop 8 Anniversary (11/4)

11/02/2011 09:35 by NOH8Campaign

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 4 TH WILL MARK THE THREE YEAR ANNIVERSARY OF PROP 8 , WHICH BANNED SAME-SEX MARRIAGE IN THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA AND ORIGINALLY INSPIRED THE NOH 8 CAMPAIGN . On FRIDAY, the NOH 8 Campaign will set up our studio at THE CENTER in DENVER , COLORADO -- giving local DENVER Supporters a chance to participate in the NOH 8 Campaign for the very first time . This photo shoot will be an opportunity to reflect on how far we've come in our fight against discrimination while continuing the campaign's work to spread our message of equality in as many places as we can. The photo shoot on FRIDAY is scheduled to begin at 1:00 PM and end at 4:00 PM . The NOH 8 Campaign is excited to be working with The Center on this event. You do not need to make reservations; it's first come, first served! Facebook RSVP's just help us get an idea of the anticipated turn-out. When you arrive, you will receive a numbered model release to fill out, followed by receiving your NOH 8 tattoo. We will call numbers throughout the day, and your corresponding release number will signal your time to line up to have your photo taken. The costs of doing a NOH 8 portrait break down as follows: SOLO PORTRAITS .......... $40.00 COUPLE & GROUP PORTRAITS ........... $25.00 per person The NOH 8 Campaign accepts cash, most major credit cards, and checks made out to 'NOH 8 Campaign'. Cash is the quickest way to expedite yourself through the process, as credit cards must be entered manually. Fee covers services & processing for one retouched digital print only, made available through www.NOH 8 Campaign.com. The lines moves quickly, so don't let the RSVP's intimidate you! We always do our best to make sure that everyone in line by 4: 00 PM has a chance to pose for their photo - and up to this point, we haven't ever had to turn anyone away! Anyone that would like to join the NOH 8 Campaign is asked to wear a plain white shirt to mat ch the look of the signature NOH8 photos. Celebrity Photographer & NOH 8 Co-Founder Adam Bouska will be working around the clock to photograph 5-10 frames for each person that comes through. The final selection he chooses will be retouched and made available to you in about 8 weeks through the website: www.NOH8Campaign.com WHAT DO YOU NEED TO DO? ARRIVE BETWEEN 1:00PM AND 4:00PM @ THE CENTER 1301 E COLFAX AVE DENVER, CO 80218 * COME CAMERA READY * * WEAR WHITE * * POSE & MAKE A STATEMENT! * Once you arrive, the NOH 8 Campaign will apply the NOH 8 temporary tattoo to your face, and we will also supply you with the silver duct tape for the photo.   INTERESTED IN VOLUNTEERING? E-mail info@noh8campaign.com with your contact information and make sure to note which shoot you'd like to volunteer for!   more
 
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TOMORROW: LOS ANGELES Open Photo Shoot & AIDS Walk LA Fundraiser

10/24/2011 10:46 by NOH8Campaign

On TUESDAY, OCTOBER 25 TH the NOH 8 Campaign will set up our mobile studio at the LIVING OUT PROUD RESOURCE FAIR at RAMON CORTINES SCHOOL OF VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS in downtown LOS ANGELES , CALIFORNIA to host its annual fundraiser for AIDS WALK LA ! LIVING OUT PROUD is produced by the Gay Straight Alliances at Downtown Magnets High School and Ramon Cortines School of Visual and Performing Arts in celebration of LGBT History Month . Attendance at the resource fair and movie is free and everyone in the community is welcome . The Fair will feature a DJ, live music, food, student art and performances. The photo shoot on TUESDAY is scheduled to begin at 3:00 PM and end at 6:00 PM . This very special NOH 8 Open Shoot is designed to help fundraise for AIDS WALK LOS ANGELES via TEAM NOH 8 . Team NOH 8 participated with hundreds of other teams in AIDS WALK LA on SUNDAY, OCTOBER 16 th . $10 from Each Photo purchased during the open photo shoot on the 25th will be added to NOH 8 Campaign's Team Donation ; all of the proceeds from which will ultimately be donated to AIDS PROJECT LOS ANGELES . You do not need to make reservations to participate in the photo shoot; it's first come, first served! Facebook RSVP's just help us get an idea of the anticipated turn-out. When you arrive, you will receive a numbered model release to fill out, followed by receiving your NOH 8 tattoo. We will call numbers throughout the day, and your corresponding release number will signal your time to line up and have your photo taken. The costs of taking a NOH 8 portrait break down as follows: SOLO PORTRAITS .......... $40.00 COUPLE & GROUP PORTRAITS ........... $25.00 per person The NOH 8 Campaign accepts cash, most major credit cards, and checks made out to 'NOH 8 Campaign'. Cash is the quickest way to expedite yourself through the process, as credit cards must be entered manually. Fee covers services & processing for one retouched digital print only, made available through www.NOH 8 Campaign.com. The lines moves quickly, so don't let the RSVP's intimidate you! We always do our best to make sure that everyone in line by 6: 00 PM has a chance to pose for their photo - and up to this point, we haven't ever had to turn anyone away! Anyone that would like to join the NOH 8 Campaign is asked to wear a plain white shirt to mat ch the look of the signature NOH8 photos. Celebrity Photographer & NOH 8 Co-Founder Adam Bouska will be working around the clock to photograph 5-10 frames for each person that comes through. The final selection he chooses will be retouched and made available to you in about 8 weeks through the website: www.NOH8Campaign.com WHAT DO YOU NEED TO DO? ARRIVE BETWEEN 3:00PM AND 6:00PM @ RAMON CORTINES SCHOOL OF VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS 450 NORTH GRAND AVENUE (AT CESAR CHAVEZ AVENUE) LOS ANGELES, CA 90012 * COME CAMERA READY * * WEAR WHITE * * POSE & MAKE A STATEMENT! * Once you arrive, the NOH 8 Campaign will apply the NOH 8 temporary tattoo to your face, and we will also supply you with the silver duct tape for the photo.   INTERESTED IN VOLUNTEERING? E-mail info@noh8campaign.com with your contact information and make sure to note which shoot you'd like to volunteer for!   more
 
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2nd Annual Spirit Day Memorializes LGBT Youth

10/19/2011 17:44 by NOH8Campaign

The NOH 8 Campaign joins GLAAD and hundreds of thousands of organizations, businesses, students, and individuals all over the world in going purple today - October 20th - in recognition of Spirit Day (# SpiritDay ). The annual event began as a Facebook event in 2010 , created by Canadian teenager Brittany McMillan. "On October 20th , we will wear purple in memory more