At the August Board of Directors Meeting, the Billy Board agreed to cancel the in-person Halloween Gathering planned for October at Saratoga Springs Retreat Center. We are actively looking for […]
With many Billys evacuated because of the fires in Northern California – remember the Billy Emergency Support Fund (BESF). It’s for Billys needing financial support whether because of the fires, […]
What we can’t do is not important, what we can do, is everything in front of you right now! Register now! Over 50 now registered, and we are officially international […]
for our TALENT/NO TALENT Art Gallery at the upcoming Labor Day Gathering Works may include paintings, drawings, collage and other graphic arts; sculpture, ceramics and assemblage; photography; crafts, paper and […]
All virtual, all the time! Have you ever come away from a gathering with the realization that you don’t really know anything about your new (and old) Billy bros and […]
Community Circle On July 12, 2020, the Gathering Council organized a second Community Circle. The Community heard from the Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) committee, the Billy Board and the Gathering […]
The Billys first came together 32 years ago in response to a health emergency. Out of that shared experience came our sense of community, our heart-centered values, and our healing […]
Black Lives Matter. Never have these words been more relevant, important, and compelling. These words are a call to action, a challenge to the status quo, a demand for change.
Beginnings are so important. Yet where does the tale of the Billys truly begin; and what is true of a tale from only one perspective when it is about a thing that affects so many? Well, my perspective is all I have so this is what I remember from my point on this wheel.