SF QNF Grant Update | May 1, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
May 1, 2020

PRESS CONTACT:
qnf-info@sfqueernightlifefund.org

The San Francisco Queer Nightlife Fund is proud to announce that we are now disbursing grants from our first round of applications.

From March 16 to March 31, 2020, we received applications from 258 nightlife workers, of which 176 met our eligibility criteria. Applications were evaluated anonymously by an internal team of steering committee members and then underwent an auditing process to ensure integrity. Grant amounts were determined based on need, and all recipients are currently being notified.

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SF QNF Presents: Friday Night Jam w/ Juanita More

The San Francisco Bay Area Queer Nighlife Fund is proud to present a special Friday night soiree featuring music from San Francisco matriarch Juanita More, who also serves as a member of the SF QNF steering committee. She’ll be gifting us with some fantastic beats to kick off the weekend. Also joining us is Chrissy, a genre-bending DJ and prolific producer, whose latest 12″ was released last week on Dansu Discs.

https://juanitamore.com/
http://chrissytrax.com/

Tune in on Friday night for a range of tasty musical selections. We’ll be streaming on Twitch, and will also have Zoom going, so you can fire up your webcam and show us your moves. We’ll be spotlighting folks from Zoom and putting them up in the Twitch feed.

Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/sfqueernightlifefund/
Zoom: https://zoom.queernightlifefund.org

Quaran-Tea Dance presents Play T-Dance

For our seventh installment, the SF Bay Area Queer Nightlife Fund joins forces with the legendary PLAY T-Dance. Since 2001, PLAY T-Dance has been giving folks in the Bay Area the occasion to flirt, frolic and dance to their favorite tea dance music. PLAY T-Dance has become renowned for its unique and engaging themes, abundant hospitality, unrivaled production value and the most uplifting and energetic music on the planet.

Check out our QNF’s Twitch channel, where you can also view recordings of our recent events:
https://www.twitch.tv/sfqueernightlifefund/

We’ll also provide a Zoom for a more interactive experience. Move that coffee table out or nightstand out of the way so you’ve got some space to dance, put together your look, and turn on that webcam on Sunday to show us what you’ve got. The Zoom URL will be released on the day of the event.

DJ sets by
Steve Sherwood
https://djstevensherwood.podomatic.com/

Morabito
https://www.facebook.com/susan.morabito
https://www.instagram.com/morabito.nyc/
https://soundcloud.com/s-morabito
https://www.mixcloud.com/morabito/
https://twitter.com/MORABITOnyc

DJ Russ Rich
https://soundcloud.com/dj-russ-rich
https://www.podomatic.com/podcasts/houseofriches
https://www.facebook.com/RussRich/

As usual, our hosts and DJ’s will be entertaining you from their homes, giving you an interactive party experience while we all shelter in place.
We are raising money for the SF Bay Area Queer Nightlife Fund- we have already raised more than $170,000 and begun distributing grants, but there is more need! More detail on the fund including how to donate at http://sfqueernightlifefund.org

In just a few weeks, Quaran-Tea has established itself as a gathering place for diverse members of the LGBTQIA+ community to come together, blow off some steam, and enjoy a range of great music. We hope you’ll join us.

Quaran-Tea Dance presents T4T

For our sixth installment, the SF Bay Area Queer Nightlife Fund is pleased to be collaborating with T4T, a party for trans folks and allies that has been held at Jolene’s and The Stud.

Check out our our Twitch channel- that’s where the party will happen, and you can also view recordings of our recent events:
https://www.twitch.tv/sfqueernightlifefund/

We’ll provide a Zoom for a more interactive experience. Move that coffee table out or nightstand out of the way so you’ve got some space to dance, put together your look, and turn on that webcam on Sunday to show us what you’ve got. The Zoom URL will be released on the day of the event.

As usual, our hosts and DJ’s will be entertaining you from their homes, giving you an interactive party experience while we all shelter in place.

We are raising money for the SF Bay Area Queer Nightlife Fund- we have already raised more than $146,000 but there is more need! More detail on the fund including how to donate at http://sfqueernightlifefund.org

In just a few weeks, Quaran-Tea has established itself as a gathering place for diverse members of the LGBTQIA+ community to come together, blow off some steam, and enjoy a range of great music. We hope you’ll join us.

QNF Update | April 20, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 20, 2020

PRESS CONTACT:
qnf-info@sfqueernightlifefund.org

As of 9:00 AM, Pacific Daylight Time this morning (April 20, 2020), the San Francisco Queer Nightlife Fund has engaged over $146,000 in support for nightlife workers whose livelihood has been affected by the COVID-19 crisis.

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QNF Update | April 19, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 19, 2020

PRESS CONTACT:
qnf-info@sfqueernightlifefund.org

As of 9:00 AM, Pacific Daylight Time this morning (April 18, 2020), the San Francisco Queer Nightlife Fund has engaged over $140,000 in support for nightlife workers whose livelihood has been affected by the COVID-19 crisis.

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QNF Update | April 18, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 18, 2020

PRESS CONTACT:
qnf-press@lgbtq-economics.org

As of 9:00 AM, Pacific Daylight Time this morning (April 18, 2020), the San Francisco Queer Nightlife Fund has engaged over $140,000 in support for nightlife workers whose livelihood has been affected by the COVID-19 crisis.

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QNF Update | April 17, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 17, 2020

PRESS CONTACT:
qnf-press@lgbtq-economics.org

As of 9:00 AM, Pacific Daylight Time this morning (April 17, 2020), the San Francisco Queer Nightlife Fund has engaged over $139,000 in support for nightlife workers whose livelihood has been affected by the COVID-19 crisis.

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QNF Update | April 16, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 16, 2020

PRESS CONTACT:
qnf-press@lgbtq-economics.org

As of 9:00 AM, Pacific Daylight Time this morning (April 16, 2020), the San Francisco Queer Nightlife Fund has engaged over $139,000 in support for nightlife workers whose livelihood has been affected by the COVID-19 crisis.

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QNF Update | April 15, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 15, 2020

PRESS CONTACT:
qnf-press@lgbtq-economics.org

As of 9:00 AM, Pacific Daylight Time this morning (April 15, 2020), the San Francisco Queer Nightlife Fund has engaged over $137,000 in support for nightlife workers whose livelihood has been affected by the COVID-19 crisis.

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