Tag: Leather Archives

LA&M receives $26,250 from CLAW

CHICAGO — The Leather Archives & Museum announced today that CLAW Corporation donated $26,250 to the LA&M from its 2017 event. Since its inception in 2002, CLAW has donated over $137,000 to the Leather Archives & Museum and has raised over $799,000 in charitable funds nationwide. The monies raised this year will continue to to…

LA&M appoints new archivist and collections librarian

CHICAGO — Mel Leverich will assume the Archivist and Collections Librarian position at the Leather Archives & Museum effective January 3rd, 2017.  Mel’s experience with analog and digital collections combined with her passion for providing access to queer and kink history through archives will greatly benefit the collections and patrons of the LA&M.  Mel comments…

Leather Archives Announces Reciprocal Museum Benefit for Members

CHICAGO – The Leather Archives & Museum recently announced its membership in ROAM, the Reciprocal Organization of Associated Museums. LA&M Supporting Members receive member level admission and member discounts at hundreds of museums across the United States. ROAM is a national reciprocal organization that provides membership to museums across the US. ROAM will allow LA&M members at the Supporting…

Centaur MC Donates $4,000 to LA&M, Receives Lifetime Membership

CHICAGO – Following Centaur MC’s 2013 Mid Atlantic Leather (MAL) Weekend, the organization made a donation of $4,000 to the Leather Archives & Museum.  The Washington DC based organization has contributed $13,000 to the LA&M since 2011.  In recognition of their outstanding support, the Leather Archives named Centaur MC as a Lifetime Member of the…