RE: Support for SB 396 – Transgender Work Opportunity Act The Sacramento LGBT Community Center strongly supports SB 396 (Lara), which would require employers with 50 or more employees to provide training and education regarding harassment based on gender identity, gender expression and sexual orientation to all supervisory employees. Additionally, the bill would [...]
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In 1987, Clint was 15 years old and lived outside of Elk Grove. He struggled with the questions and uncertainty of any teenager, but also could tell he was different from a lot of his peers. He was able to find information about the Center and the Youth Programs. He called the Center and spoke [...]
Randi was outed in high school by her best friend in the late 1990s. This was such a traumatic experience for her it sent her into an emotional breakdown, resulting in her being admitted into a mental institution for about three weeks. When she attempted to go back to school after the incident, was told [...]
Check out the video on Center programs recently released by Sierra Health Foundation!
Center board member Sage Fox talks about being trans in the military with KFBK News. Check it out: http://kfbk.iheart.com/articles/kfbk-news-461777/being-transgender-in-the-military-14820225/
Emily Bender has joined our team as Director of Programs! We welcome her and check out her impressive background!
David Heitstuman, our former board president, will receive the "Freedom From Fear" award at this year's Four Freedoms dinner hosted by the Stonewall Democrats. Check out all the details and we'll see you there!
David Heitstuman, our long-term board president, was recently named chair of the Parks & Recreation Commission! A great honor for him and the LGBT community!
Miller Figueroa, one of our youth peer advocates, is a finalist for the Colin Higgins Courage Award. The Center is so proud of Miller and all our Q-Spot youth! Read Miller's story...