The Frank Harr Foundation is a 501(c)(3) organization serving the LGBTQIA community while educating the community at large on LGBTQIA issues and specific needs.
Our youth need compassion, support, and resources when navigating what it means to be a part of the greater LGBTQIA community. We are committed to providing programs, events, and support for all.
We are pleased to be working with SAGE (Services and Advocacy for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, and Transgender Elders) whose primary objective is to improve aging for LGBTQIA people nationwide.
The Frank Harr Foundation is committed to aligning with individuals, businesses, and organizations that help us fulfill our mission of addressing the needs of our LGBTQIA community.
During the holiday season, it can be difficult being around family–or not being around one’s family–due to orientation or identity. As we all know, life is hard on many different levels for members of the LGBTQIA community, but we have the opportunity to help our community and the less fortunate. The Frank Harr Foundation has […]
The Frank Harr Foundation is honored to be bringing The AIDS Memorial Quilt to Wilmington November 30th through December 15th. During this two-week event, some 30 plus panels of The Quilt will be displayed at select venues in our community with speakers, educational workshops, and social gatherings hosted to continue the fight against HIV/AIDS. In […]
You don’t have to be an artist or sewing expert to create a moving personal tribute remembering a life lost to AIDS, but you do have to make a panel in order to add a name to The Quilt. Panels might be created using paint, needlework, iron-on transfers, quilted, handmade appliqués, etc. Any remembrance is […]
Mouths of Babes Theater Company (MoB) will present a staged reading of a new work-in-progress, A Remarkable Fraternity: A Play About the HIV/AIDS Crisis Past and Present at St. Jude’s Metropolitan Community Church. MoB Theatre, led by Artistic Director Trey Morehouse, is actively gathering oral histories about the epidemic for the creation of this new […]
Perry Smith and Michael Hanson will lead a drum circle at St. Stephen A.M.E. Church, 501 Red Cross st, Wilmington, NC. Program starts at 7 pm, doors open at 6:00 pm, the evening will include a reading of the more than 500 names of people represented in the Quilt panels that are in Wilmington. Four […]
As part of our Quilt Wilmington public tour, trolley rides are available to our downtown locations for a $10 donation. The trolley will leave St. Jude’s Metropolitan Community Church, 19 North 26th Street, at the top of the hour beginning at 10 and ending at 3. Tickets can be purchased at the door.
There are many ways to support the Frank Harr Foundation whether as a volunteer or by making a monetary contribution. We’re a 501(c)(3) organization, which means your financial support is tax deductible. Whether making a one-time donation, a recurring monthly or annual donation, becoming a corporate sponsor, leaving a legacy gift or simply adding a button to a personal Facebook post – all financial support is appreciated. Learn more at Get Involved, or click on the button below to make a donation. Thank you!
The Frank Harr Foundation is honored to be bringing The AIDS Memorial Quilt to Wilmington November 30th through December 15th. During this two-week event, the Quilt will be displayed at select venues in our community with speakers, educational workshops, and social gatherings hosted to continue the mission of making HIV/AIDS real and immediate. Click on the Sponsorship button below to learn more about how you can actively participate in this historic event. You can also click on the Donate Now button above. Simply let us know you’d like your donation to go to support this project in the notes section at checkout. Thank you!Sponsorship
Although not an exhaustive directory, we’ve put together a list of businesses and resources that have either identified themselves as having a desire to serve the LGBTQIA community, are owned by members of the community we serve, or have services specialized to meet our needs. If you have a service or business you’d like to see listed here, please Contact Us to be added!See Directory