Who would believe that in the conservative Midwest, a group of friends in their 30’s, 40’s and 50’s attract sold-out crowds to their charity-driven, comedic drag performances?

What started in living rooms and attics over 30 years ago has evolved into a FUNdraising phenomenon. Known throughout Ohio as the Rubi Girls, this dynamic, close-knit troupe of professionals has been performing since the late 1980’s. Comprised of business owners, a filmmaker, a graphic designer, an IT director, a merchandise manager, a make-up artist, cosmetologists, hairstylists, and educators, the group began performing for one another in an attic during college. What started on Rubicon Street has grown into a frenzy for seating arrangements upon the announcement of a show.

The Rubi Girls are proud to announce that they have now helped to raise over $2,000,000 for HIV/AIDS and LGBTQIA-related causes!

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The Rubi Girls are fighting for equality, dignity, and justice. They are working towards ending the stigma around HIV/AIDS and supporting charities and organizations working towards a cure for HIV.

The Rubi Girls want to see an end to discrimination, intolerance, and injustice. They look forward to a day when everyone can live a more fulfilling life while being the person they were born to be. 

The Rubi Girls believe in a world where everyone feels loved and accepted no matter who they are, how they look, or who they love.

The Rubi Girls want to support LGBTQIA+ youth and their education. The Rubi Girls Scholarship aims at helping LGBTQIA+ youth reach their educational goals with integrity and honesty.

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The mission of the Rubi Girls is to see an end to HIV/AIDS, an end to discrimination, and an end to intolerance and injustice while looking forward to a day when everyone can live a more fulfilling life while being the person they were born to be. Help us make a difference.