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Meet a Health Hero: Christina Kallas-Saritsoglou

» You can vote for Christina here September 29th through October 5th. Mark your calendar!  Name: Christina Kallas-Saritsoglou Role: Co-founder of Philly Aids Thrift, where she recently opened […]


PHOTOS: Our Night Out at The Shambles at Headhouse

There’s a reason why Our Night Out was named our “Best Gay Night Out” for 2015: The crowd who showed up to Wednesday’s event at […]


PHOTOS: Ribbon Cutting of Philly AIDS Thrift HIV Testing Center

Last week, we told you about a brand new (and quite innovative) concept opening up at Philly AIDS Thrift: An in-store HIV testing center, located […]


Here’s Where You Can Shop and Get a HIV Test at the Same Time

For those robust multitaskers out there, Philly AIDS Thrift hears you. They’ve established a unique, one-of-a-kind service that makes frequenting the popular second-hand store on […]


5 Works of Queer Poetry for National Poetry Month

Staff members at Philly AIDS Thrift @ Giovanni’s Room share their favorite new reads available at our iconic LGBT bookstore. Today, Manager—and published poet—Alan Chelak gives us a […]


Top Event Picks at DesignPhiladelphia 2014

The DesignPhiladelphia Festival is celebrating its 10th anniversary October 9th through 17th, and it has packed over 120 events, exhibits, demonstrations, and panels into just […]


Review and Photos: The New Giovanni’s Room Ain’t the Same

There were a lot of questions surrounding the announcement that Giovanni’s Room, the famed LGBTQ bookstore on the corner of 12th and Pine, would be […]


8 Gay Things to Do in Philly This Week: Giovanni’s Room Re-Opens, Summer Kamp Comes to An End, OurNightOut, and More


Philly AIDS Thrift to Re-Open Giovanni’s Room as a Thrift Shop

Exciting, rather shocking news: Philadelphia Gay News reports that Philadelphia AIDS Thrift (PAT) has just signed a two-year lease to take over our recently shuttered LGBT […]


Philly AIDS Thrift Announces Expansion, Increases Monthly Donation to AIDS Fund

Queen Village secondhand megastore Philly AIDS Thrift is turning eight this weekend, and it’s celebrating with a couple exciting announcements: