Tag: Des Moines

One Iowa hosting SHIIP services to help LGBTQ Iowans navigate Medicare

DES MOINES — One Iowa has been named an official sponsor for the Senior Health Insurance Information Program (SHIIP), a service of the State of Iowa. SHIIP volunteer Rick Marua will use One Iowa’s space and resources to provide free-of-charge counseling and information to people with questions about Medicare, Medicare supplement insurance, long term care…

Iowa Leather Weekend 2017 coming up next week

DES MOINES — Save the date! Iowa Leather Weekend returns Oct 13-15, 2017. ILW2017 SCHEDULE Friday, October 13th, 2017 12pm Box Office opens – The Blazing Saddle (closes at 10pm) 6pm **Bootblack stands open – The Blazing Saddle & The Garden Nightclub (Saddle stand closes at 10pm) **Vendor Market Opens – The Garden Nightclub (closes…

Iowa LGBTQ activist Donna Red Wing fighting cancer

DES MOINES — Donna Red Wing, former executive director of One Iowa, is fighting cancer, according to an Iowa television station: Red Wing had just celebrated her 67th birthday when she was told about the cancer in her liver and lungs From WHOTV.com: “We’re going to treat it like a campaign. We’re going to put…