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 [...]
July 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...
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/.
November 2017: Despite divisive rhetoric and actions against immigrants and LGBTQ people coming out of the U.S. Capitol, local leaders are finding ways to bring diverse communities together. On November 17, Sacramento LGBT Community Center Executive Director, David Heitstuman and Lilián Ferrer, Consul General of Mexico in Sacramento signed [...]
Congratulations to Center Board member Tre Borden, recently named Metro EDGE's Young Professional of the Year! See more about Tre's big night...
amBi, one of the newest additions to the Center's group calendar, provides a safe space for building community and addressing issues within that community. Topics may include visibility, bisexual history, coming out on the bisexual spectrum, and all things related to the “B” in LGBT+. Meets the 1st Monday [...]