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Greetings Brothers!!

The Brothers of ONYX will once again joins us to explore sexual health and sexual liberation, kink and fetishes and destroying the taboos of the Leather community.  You may have wanted to know what all the hype is;  what it is and what it is not to be part of this part of our community.  Joins us with the original creators of "Don't Yuk My Yumm!!!" for a lively discussion (and never know???) 


The ManDate Gathering is a space designed for Black and Brown Same Gender Loving/Gay/Bi/Transmen.   The ManDate meets every 1st Saturday at 7pm.  February's The Mandate Gathering will be hosted

Saturday, April 1, 2023 at 7pm. 

 Location 1231 Good Hope Rd., SE Washington, DC 20020. 

 Nearest Metro Anacostia Station short walk or bus ride from there

Bar: BYOB to share


There is local street parking on Good Hope Rd and side streets. 

If you need additional information or directions on April 1st feel free to call or text 202-400-9197, on the day of or during the event.

The Gathering will be a hybrid event,if technology allows. Please email if you need more information.


If you cannot join us in-person for The ManDate Gatherings the link provided will allow you to register for the monthly gatherings and gain access to the Zoom room.

Register in advance for hybrid meetings:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.  Same day registrations are ok as well. 

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 Who we are
Monthly ManDates

Project Healthy Living is a working group & program of Innergy, Inc;  consisting of African-American gay,  bisexual , and trans men, with very close ties and direction from  DC Health- HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis, STD and TB Administration (HAHSTA), Engage DC, and other community partners   

Our signature activity, The ManDate, is a monthly discussion group typically held in the informal setting of a participant’s home, local venue, or community space..  

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