Out in the Vineyard “Gay Wine Weekend” June 19-21 in Sonoma

Posted by ChrisCarnes | Posted in Benefit, Brunch, Dancing, Dinner, DJ, Food and Drink, wine, Wine Tasting | Posted on 14-05-2015

Gay Wine Weekend – June 19-21, Sonoma

How about something different this Pride Season?
Have fun and do good at Gay Wine Weekend, June 19-21 in Sonoma.

3 days of LGBT events to help raise funds for Face to Face Sonoma County AIDS Network, includes winemaker dinners, tours, wine auction, Twilight T-Dance at the Historic Buena Vista Winery & more.

Show your Pride this season
Out In The Vineyard at Gay Wine Weekend

Get details and tickets at OutintheVineyard.com

Join me on Brandg’s awesome low cost offer -10 day Costa Rica, Cartagena & the Panama Canal Cruise- Dec 2-11

Posted by ChrisCarnes | Posted in Educational, Food and Drink, Travel | Posted on 10-05-2015

Note from Chris: I have traveled on 2 Brandg vacations -the new generation of travel with LGBT men and women together. Join me on this awesome trip for 10 days on a 4 star small cruise ship with only 104 cabins. First rate service and amenities. Use code CC7315 and receive free airfare from SF & certain other gateway cities, COMPLIMENTARY FREE-FLOW SPIRITS, WINE, BEER AND NON-ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES throughout the cruise, $500 port taxes & $200 gratuities paid by Brandg, free daily excursions. Must book by June 22.

“Help LGBT people affected by Nepal Earthquake”

Posted by ChrisCarnes | Posted in Benefit | Posted on 07-05-2015

RWF Action Alert

Help LGBT people affected by the Nepal Earthquake

On April 25, a 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal. Over 7,250 deaths have been confirmed, over 14,100 have been injured, and both tolls are expected to climb much higher. The United Nations estimates that more than 3 million people are in need of food assistance — and nearly half of those need it  immediately. The level of devastation in Nepal is huge and much is still not known. Our partner, the Blue Diamond Society (BDS), the leading LGBT Organization in Nepal, is on the ground helping LGBT Nepalese with food and shelter.

YOU can help your LGBT brothers and sisters in Nepal by making a donation to RWF in support of BDS. Donate online

or by sending a check to "Rainbow World Fund" at 4111 18th Street #5, San Francisco, CA 94114. 100% of your donation to RWF’s disaster relief fund will support these lifesaving actions and show the world the LGBT community cares..

LGBT Nepalese take shelter in a Blue Diamond Society tent following the
7.8-magnitude quake that hit Nepal. (
Photo: Courtesy of the Blue Diamond Society)


Make a Donation Today!

Donate by credit card or Paypal – please specify NEPAL

For the next four to six months, Nepalese LGBTs are in need of tents, clothes, blankets, umbrellas, water, food, medicine, and fuel for generators and the organization’s vehicle.

A woman cries over the body of her husband as its prepared to be cremated
along a river in Kathmandu. (Photo: REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui)


Villages have been completely destroyed and people are in desperate need
of basic survival items.
(Photo: REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar)


Please make a donation NOW
Help RWF help BDS and the LGBT people of Nepal and show them the LGBT community cares.
Thank you.



Rainbow World Fund’s (RWF) mission is to promote peace, unity and hope by leading the LGBT movement in participating in humanitarian relief efforts.

RWF has donated over $4 million in humanitarian aid such as financial grants, food, water, medicine, medical equipment, and art and school supplies Learn more at http://www.rainbowfund.org

Donate today
or send your check to 4111 – 18th Street, Suite 5, San Francisco, CA 94114.  
Your donations are 100% tax deductible.


LGBT “Golf Fore Good” Women’s Tournament June 12 Chardonnay Golf Club

Posted by ChrisCarnes | Posted in afterparty, Cocktails, Dancing, Dinner, Golf, wine and beer | Posted on 04-05-2015

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