The GLAD and GLAD/EDD staff all wish you and your loved ones a warm, safe, fun and memorable holiday season as 2014 rolls in!
GLAD will be closed on Wednesday, December 25 for Christmas.
30th Annual Children’s Holiday Celebration
Saturday, December 14
Occidental College, Thorne Hall
1600 Campus Road
Los Angeles, CA 90041
The event is free for families with deaf and hard of hearing children or families with deaf/hard of hearing parents. Children 12 and under will receive a present, meet Signing Santa and Mrs. Claus, enjoy holiday-themed performances and receive snacks.
January 2014 – Happy New Year!
GLAD will be closed on Wednesday, January 1 for New Year’s Day and Monday, January 20 for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
Imagine…A Violence Free Deaf Community
2222 Laverna Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90041
Free AdmissionPOSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
GLAD and Peace Over Violence (POV) invite you to a special event at GLAD’s Auditorium where there will be a program of personal security awareness training, guest speakers, art + poetry, GLAD HIV Program information booth and HIV testing, booths and The Clothesline Project. A light lunch will be provided for attendees. This event is intended for those over the age of 13. No childcare will be provided. This event will be presented in American Sign Language and spoken English. To request other communication accommodations, please contact us at 323-478-8000 V/TTY, 323-892-2225 VP or email@example.com at least 10 days in advance.
Deaf Genetics Project
Find out your family’s health history by participating in DNA genetic testing and research! UCLA is inviting 18+ year old deaf and hard of hearing sign language users who have access to the Internet to join a research study and learn why family health information is important.
All that is required is that the person go online, anywhere and anytime. If you qualify for the study and are asked to participate, you will receive a $40 gift card for your time. Questions? Contact 310-954-9031 VP or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Minimum sponsorship of $250 per event (*with the exception of GLAD Benefit at the House of Blues). *GLAD Benefit Event sponsorships begin at $2,500 ($15,000 for Title Sponsor).
Eyes of Deafness: Photography by Deaf and Hard of Hearing Adults Photography Book
This book showcases photographs taken by deaf and hard of hearing adults and attempts to show how the world is seen through their eyes. Profits from the book sales will go to interpreting services for drug and alcohol rehabilitation meetings.
Visual Communication Center Open
GLAD’s Visual Communication Center, located near the main entrance, is open for anyone to use for free during our business hours, Monday-Friday from 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. excluding holidays and office closures. To view pictures of the Visual Communication Center grand opening, visit Michael Newman Photography. Pictures available for purchase. Michael Newman Photography – (626) 441-6920 Office – (323) 459-5523 Cell – email@example.com
Framed Photographs by Tom Willard
View framed photographs taken by Tom Willard in GLAD’s brand-new Visual Communication Center! All framed photographs are available for purchase and proceeds go towards the Marcella M. Meyer Scholarship Foundation. A few of the available pictures are shown above.
Visit the Community Corner at Eagle Rock Plaza and view GLAD on display!
2700 Colorado Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90041 (Next to Daniel’s Jewelers)
*Please click on the Contact Us page for all holiday closings. Keep an eye on this page for updated or new event listings! For more information about any GLAD event, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org or call (323) 478-8000 Voice/TTY, (323) 892-2225 Videophone.