Monday, April 21, 2014
The U.S. Postal Service unveiled its latest stamp featuring the first openly gay elected official in the United States, Harvey Milk. The forever stamp will feature Daniel Nicoletta's photo of Milk in front his camera store in San Francisco, and the colors of the gay pride flag in a vertical strip on the top left corner. The stamp will be available for purchase on (his Birthday) Harvey Milk Day, May 22.
In honor of the commemorative stamp and Harvey Milk Day, The Milk Foundation and the Tucson LGBT Freedom Day Parade Committee are hosting Tucson's inaugural Harvey Milk Diversity Breakfast from 8 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 14, at the Hotel Tucson City Center InnSuites Conference Suite Resort, 475 N. Granada. The key note speaker will be Harvey's nephew and Co-Founder of the Harvey Milk Foundation, Stuart Milk.