Community briefs: L Fund, Film Fest, Big Gay 5K

Wisconsin Gazette

The L Fund invites nonprofits to apply for funding of activities that improve the lives of lesbians or for sponsorship of a community event that benefits lesbians in the greater Milwaukee area. Activities or events must take place between July 1 and Dec. 31. The deadline to apply is June 12. For more, go to

Milwaukee Film is selling festival passes and ticket six-packs for the 2014 Milwaukee Film Festival. The festival is Sept. 25–Oct. 9. The first ticket sales are available at

Big Gay 5K registration is underway. The event, sponsored by Cream City Foundation and the Milwaukee Gay Sports Network, raises money for AIDS Resource Center of Wisconsin and AIDS Walk Wisconsin. The run/walk begins at 6:30 p.m. on June 7 at Veterans Park and takes place along the lakefront in Milwaukee. For more, go online to