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The next generation of LGBT leadership, Ten Percent TV, June 29, 2015

David Mixner's OH HELL NO! Celebrates Opening in Los Angeles, Broadway World, June 12, 2015

Select Press Coverage of Point Honors 2015

Jonathan Groff and His Award from the LGBTQ Community,, April 10, 2015

'Transparent' Star Jeffrey Tambor to Be Honored by Point Foundation, The Hollywood Reporter, March 5, 2015 

Top 5 Charities Supporting LBGT Advances in Canada and the US
,, January 21, 2015


Why LGBTQ Scholarships Are Crucial: One Gay Man's Personal Story, Huffington Post, December 11, 2014

Broadway League Launches KIDS' NIGHT ON BROADWAY 2015 with Ambassador Judith Light
, Broadway World, November 5, 2014

Point Foundation honors scholars at Chicago event, Windy City Times, October 21, 2014

David Mixner's "Oh Hell No!" show raises more than $175,000 for Point, Towleroad, October 20,14

Point Foundation Partners with Professionals and Corporations to Empower LGBTQ Students
, Affinity Inc. Magazine, October 2014

Point Foundation Leadership Dinner, Boston Spirit, September 16, 2014

Diversity: Pride in Science, Nature, September 16, 2014

Coverage from Voices On Point Gala on September 13, 2014 by Daily Mail, Frontiers Magazine and Neon Tommy

Jason Collins Receives Leadership Award at Point Foundation Conference in Boston
, Bay Windows, July 30, 2014

Point Foundation to Honor Diane Warren
, Billboard and The Hollywood Reporter, July 23, 2014

Point Foundation Scholar Crys O'Grady coming to UW to study law, Seattle Gay News, July 4, 2014

FSU Student One of 23 Awarded Point Foundation Scholarship, South Florida Gay News, July 4, 2014

College Made Possible with LGBT Scholarships, Playbill, June 2014

Point Scholar organizes NASA participation in San Francisco Pride Parade, June 29: Huffington Post and Frontiers Magazine.

Meet This Year's Inspiring Point Foundation Scholars
., June 20, 2014

LGBT Students and Organizations Advancing Equality 
, WLRN radio (NPR for South Florida), May 20, 2014

Paying it Forward
, Washintgon Blade, April 30, 2014

Select media coverage of Point Honors New York on April 7, 2014

Two national organizations launch an online resource for LGBT students seeking financial aid
,, February 24, 2014

Gay Atlanta puts LGBT scholarships on Point
, Project Q Atlanta, February 24, 2014

Lena Dunham to Be Honored With LGBT Award
, The Hollywood Reporter, February 20, 2014



U.S., Israeli LGBT Community Leaders Convene, Jewish Journal, December 4, 2013

Students and Stars Shine at Point Foundation Benefit, The Advocate, September 11, 2013

Point Foundation Aids, Mentors and Empowers Local LGBTQ Students, The Rainbow Times, September 5, 2013

Janssen Therapeutics Announces Recipient of Its Second Point Scholarship for LGBT Students, Janssen Therapeutics, July 2013

Meet the 2013 Point Scholars: Living Proof It Does Get Better, The Advocate, June 19, 2013

A Helping Hand, Washington Blade, May 2, 2013

Longtime Fundraiser Finds Fulfillment in Philanthropy, The Wall Street Journal, April 28, 2013

Neil Patrick Harris And David Burtka Honor LGBT Youth At Point Foundation Gala: WATCH, Logo, April 17, 2013

Point Foundation Honors New York: David Burtka Hosts Star-Studded Event, Out, April 16, 2013

Point Foundation Honors Gala: Neil Patrick Harris, David Burtka, Judith Light Support LGBTQ Youth In NYC, HuffPost Gay Voices, April 16, 2013

Cornerstone is "On Point" for LGBT Texas Youth, Edge, March 13, 2013

Point ranked 2nd highest among Ntl LGBTQ organizations on The Bisexual Representation Report Card HuffPost Gay Voices, February 28, 2013

Interview: Jorge Valencia, Point Foundation CEO/Executive Director, Pop Goes The Week!, February 11, 2013

30 Days of LGBT Holiday Giving: Give a Gift to Point Foundation, HuffPost Gay Voices, January 3, 2013



Point of Pride, The Improper Bostonian, October 2012

Celebrities Raise Voices On Point to Benefit LGBTQ Scholars
, The Advocate, September 18, 2012

Celebs Stand with LGBTQ Youth and Point Foundation
, VH1, September 17, 2012

In Profile: Kayla Wingert
, Gay Chicago TV, August 29, 2012

Queer Up History: Maggie Keenan-Bolger Wants Your Stories
, Autostraddle,  August 5, 2012

Point Scholars Excel in, out of Classroom
, Windy City Times, July 18, 2012

Grad's Political Activism Nets Scholarship
, The Herald Sun, June 25, 2012

Meet the 2012 Point Scholars, The Advocate, June 14, 2012

Pointing the Way, Washington Blade, 4/26/2012

Featured Charity: Point Foundation, America's Charities, 4/23/2012

Point Foundation Raises $2 Million for LGBT Student Scholarships, Instinct Magazine, 4/17/2012

PHOTOS: Edward Albee, Judith Light, Big Ang And More Salute Point Foundation Scholars in New York, Queerty, 4/17/2012

Proving a Point, Next Magazine, 4/13/2012

Janssen Therapeutics Establishes Point Scholarship for LGBT Students, GBM News, 4/12/2012

Giving the Green Light to a Better Future for LGBT Youth, HuffPost Gay Voices, 2/28/2012

Disowned Gay Scholars Need Financial Aid Dollars, The Next Great Generation, 1/31/2012

College Makes It Better for LGBT Youth, the LGBT Community, and Society, HuffPost Gay Voices, 1/24/2012


For Chidren of Same-Sex Couples, a Student Aid Maze, The New York Times, 10/14/2011

How to File for Financial Aid if Your Parents Are Gay, Bucks - a blog from The New York Times, 10/14/2011

Making the Point: Hometown and transplant, locals win LGBT scholarships, Metroweekly, 6/16/2011

Two Texas Students Receive Point Foundation Scholarships, Edge, 6/16/2011

Point Foundation Creates Clementi Scholarship, The Advocate, 3/10/2011

Rutgers Suicide Student Honored, New York Post, 3/10/2011

Foundation names scholarship after Rutgers student Tyler Clementi, Associated Press, 3/9/2011

Cohen, Cammermeyer Honored by Point Foundation, The Advocate, 1/26/2011 

Meet the 2011 Point Scholars, The Advocate, 6/8/2011

Selected Articles 2010 and earlier

Point Foundation Honors Jones, Motorola, Frontiers, 10/5/2009

Point Scholars come from different motivations, Windy City Media Group, 7/23/2008

Holyoke native wins college scholarship, The Republican, 6/25/2008

30 under 30 Honorees, Windy City Media Group, 6/25/2008

Foundation makes a point, Edge, 4/18/2008

Point Foundation benefit at Center, Windy City Media Group, 4/16/08

Business of the Heart: Jorge Valencia's Passionate Fundraising, Echelon Magazine, 3/1/2008

Funding Future Scholars, Curve Magazine, 3/1/2008

The iPod Generation, Edge, 1/14/2008

When I Knew I was Gay, The Oprah Winfrey Show,  11/17/2005

The Battle Over Gay Teens, Time, 10/10/2005

Abandoned but not alone, The Boston Globe, 2/20/2005

There's no place like home for the holidays, USA Today, 12/14/2004

A Refuge for Gay Students When Families Turn Away, The New York Times, 12/8/2004




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