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Our Mission

The Sacramento LGBT Community Center works to create a region where LGBTQ+ people thrive. We support the health and wellness of the most marginalized, advocate for equality and justice, and work to build a culturally rich LGBTQ+ community.

We Envision:

  • An end to youth homelessness
  • Medical care and employment opportunities for transgender people, equitable with those of cisgender white men
  • No new HIV infections
  • Ongoing coordination among all LGBTQ+ serving organizations
  • Civic institutions where LGBTQ+ people are equitably represented and engaged
  • LGBTQ+ older adults having affirming housing, long term care, and social activities where they are safe and welcome
  • Sacramento Pride as the largest celebration of diversity in the region

Our Values

  • Collaborate internally with our employees, volunteers, and donors, and externally with our community partners and clients

  • Advocate with a diverse, inclusive, and proactive manner on behalf of under served populations locally and globally

  • Innovate, create new ideas, and take risks that lead to positive change

  • Respond to changing community needs

  • Provide educational and economic empowerment that improves the quality of life for the LGBTQ+ individuals and families and develops future leaders

  • Improve the health and wellness of the LGBTQ+ community through culturally competent access to resources and information

  • Operate with trust and integrity in our employees and volunteers, transparency in our operations and the privacy of our clients and donors

Can we count on you?

"Felix, Ash, and Bryn were unsheltered for over three months here in Sacramento... 2,328 miles away from where they were originally from. These best friends fled Tennessee to pursue a new chapter in California - and what better place than its capital? They believed this recent change would bring more opportunities and an affirming place they could call home... "

Learn more about their story here and starting now through the end of the year,  can we count on you to help us raise $150,000 to close our funding gap?

Double your impact today!