October 2017: The Center urged its supporters to also support SB 239. We are happy to announce that due to the support from countless individuals, Governor Brown signed SB 239 into law. Thank you for helping our state modernize archaic HIV criminal laws. California’s current HIV laws were passed in the 1980s and 90s, when little [...]
September 2017: The Sacramento LGBT Community Center urged the Rocklin Charter Academy to push for a safe and affirming environment for trans youth and to re-affirm it's commitment to diversity. Thanks to the great turnout of our partner organizations, community members, and local leaders, we are happy to announce that the school [...]
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...
Prepare yourself for an out of this world experience at the Sacramento LGBT Community Center’s 9th annual Q-Prom for LGBTQ+ youth and their allies. Please join us for a night of laughter, music and dancing! This event welcomes 600+ youth ages 13-20 to a safe, fun, and authentic prom [...]
Taryn Thru U and Rentless were caught by ABC 10 getting ready for Mama's Making Bacon Weds. morning. Get your tickets and see the hilarious pics @ https://www.facebook.com/events/226964697643301/.
The Instructional Quality Committee voted to ensure K-8 textbooks have fair, accurate, inclusive, and respectful representations of LGBTQ people: our families, our leaders, our role models. Center Director of Programs, Emily Bender testified and advocated that all new textbooks approved by the commission comply with the law to include LGBTQ [...]
Congratulations to Center Board member Tre Borden, recently named Metro EDGE's Young Professional of the Year! See more about Tre's big night...