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The Sacramento LGBT Community Center’s Sac Pride event brought together thousands to virtually celebrate the LGBTQ+ community.

The Sacramento LGBT Community Center, one of the region’s largest LGBTQ+ nonprofits, held its first virtual Sacramento Pride event last week. Due to COVID-19, organizers decided to move forward with an online event in an effort to help celebrate their community during difficult times. Additionally, in support of the [...]

2020-06-29T20:17:27-07:00By |Uncategorized|

SCOTUS Rules to Protect LGBTQ+ Rights in the Workplace

Dear Community:  At a time of national demonstrations in support of Black lives and against systemic racism and during a national health crisis, it is heartening to receive good news from the U.S. Supreme Court. The Title VII decision, announced on June 15, affirms that all Americans should be treated equally under the law. The Supreme Court ruled that employers do not have a [...]

2020-06-16T10:56:59-07:00By |Uncategorized|

The Center believes Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matter.  I am writing you today in anguish. My heart continues to break as the deep pain that is being felt in and for the Black community throughout the country. In response to violence and tragic loss of Black lives, protests have taken place in cities large and small across the U.S., including here [...]

2020-06-01T22:22:52-07:00By |Uncategorized|

Sacramento LGBTQ+ Nonprofits Join Together to Provide Disaster Relief Funding to Impacted Trans, Queer, POC, Undocumented, and Unhoused Community During the COVID-19 Pandemic

The Gender Health Center (GHC) and the Sacramento LGBT Community Center (The Center) launched a joint fundraising campaign to create an LGBTQ+ Disaster Relief Fund that will provide direct assistance to trans, queer, and unhoused people for unforeseen expenses related to the COVID-19 pandemic. The most marginalized in the [...]

2020-05-13T15:01:08-07:00By |Uncategorized|

Our most important Big Day of Giving ever.

Dear Friend: You've heard the story of Joshua. You also learned about our Queer Voices program. This is just the tip of the iceberg! There are many other vital programs we offer at the Center... and we can't wait to continue sharing them as we approach Big Day of Giving on May 7. Although [...]

2020-05-05T00:22:08-07:00By |Uncategorized|

Sacramento Pride Postponed Indefinitely

Dear Community: The Sacramento LGBT Community Center, its board of directors, staff, and pride organizers announced today that all in-person events for 2020, including Sacramento Pride scheduled for June 13-14 will not take place as planned. Given what we know now about the COVID-19 pandemic, large-scale events such as [...]

2020-04-27T12:43:06-07:00By |Uncategorized|
COVID-19 : Restricted Services, Response, and Update on Events at the Center

For more than 40 years the Center has supported the health and wellness of the most marginalized. We understand there is increasing concern amid the Coronavirus outbreak and we want to assure you that the health and safety of our clients, staff, and community are of paramount importance. Read more below: